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19 Aug 2018 12:33
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  •   Home > News > Accident and Emergency

    Japanese authorities say all 9 people aboard a search and rescue helicopter that crashed into the central mountains are confirmed dead

    Japanese authorities say all 9 people aboard a search and rescue helicopter that crashed into the central mountains are confirmed dead


    The Bell 412EP helicopter carrying rescue workers lost contact an hour after takeoffyesterday and crashed.

    The helicopter was on a two-hour flight to monitor a mountain trail.

    The cause of the crash is under investigation.

    The helicopter was seen flying extremely low in foggy weather before it crashed.

    © 2018 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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