UAE military chopper crashes, killing airman

Today`s statement from the UAE Armed Forces Command gave no further details. It says authorities are at the site seeking to determine the cause on the crash, which took place yesterday.

Last Updated: Sep 17, 2013, 18:26 PM IST

Abu Dhabi: The military in the United Arab Emirates says a helicopter has crashed during a training mission, killing one crew member.

Today`s statement from the UAE Armed Forces Command gave no further details. It says authorities are at the site seeking to determine the cause on the crash, which took place yesterday.
The UAE military has an extensive helicopter fleet including US-made Apaches and various European craft.
PTI