Four killed as helicopter crashes in Nigerian financial hub

 At least four people were killed and six wounded when a helicopter plunged into a lagoon in Nigeria's commercial hub Lagos on Wednesday, emergency services said.

Search teams spot bodies, wreckage of missing chopper

 Search and rescue teams looking for a helicopter that went missing in Arunachal Pradesh with three people on board have spotted mutilated bodies, an official said on Wednesday.

Afghan military helicopter crash kills all 17 on board

An Afghan military helicopter crashed, killing all 17 people on board on Thursday, officials said, in a blow for a fledgling air force whose resources have been stretched since the withdrawal of most international troops last year.

15 Colombian police killed in helicopter crash

Fifteen police were killed Tuesday in Colombia when a helicopter taking part in an anti-drug trafficking operation crashed in a remote jungle-covered region, the national police force said.


One pilot killed, another injured after helicopter crash at Russian airshow
One pilot killed, another injured after helicopter crash at Russian airshow

A pilot died on Sunday when an Mi-28N helicopter gunship crashed at the Dubrovichi testing range in Russia`s Ryazan Region during an air show.

Nepal families of US copter crash victims seek compensation

The families of five Nepalese civilians killed in a US military helicopter crash on an earthquake relief mission last month demanded compensation on Monday, saying it took weeks to get confirmation of their relatives' deaths.

Helicopter crashes in quake-hit Nepal, foreigner among four killed

At least four persons, including a foreigner, were killed on Tuesday when their helicopter crashed while returning after distributing relief materials to earthquake victims in Nepal's mountainous region.

Indonesian ambassador to Pakistan dies 11 days after helicopter crash

Indonesia`s ambassador to Pakistan died on Tuesday, 11 days after he was injured in a helicopter crash in northern Pakistan that killed seven others, Indonesia`s foreign minister said.

Wreckage of missing US helicopter found in Nepal; no survivors

The wreckage of a US military helicopter lost on an earthquake relief mission in Nepal was found on Friday high on a mountainside, with all eight on board presumed dead, U.S. officials said. 

Crashed helicopter was fully airworthy: Pakistan Army

The Pakistan Army has said that the Mi-17 helicopter which crashed on Friday killing two foreign envoys was fully airworthy.

Helicopter death of Chinese billionaire ruled pilot error

French justice officials have concluded that pilot error caused a helicopter crash near Bordeaux in December that killed a Chinese billionaire and his son as they flew over his newly-purchased wine estate.

Helicopter crash kills Malaysian leader`s `Chief of Staff`

A helicopter crashed south of Kuala Lumpur Saturday killing all six people on board, including Prime Minister Najib Razak`s `Chief of Staff` and a former ambassador to the United States.

Four dead as helicopter crashes in Brazil

Four people died when a helicopter they were flying in crashed on Thursday in a residential neighbourhood in Brazil, media reported.

US helicopter found; 'high-impact' crash killed 11

Divers found the Black Hawk helicopter that crashed amid dense fog during a Florida training mission, killing 11 Marines and soldiers, but continuing bad weather on Thursday prevented the recovery of the flight recorder from the wreckage.

French sports stars` bodies recovered after Argentine helicopter tragedy
French sports stars` bodies recovered after Argentine helicopter tragedy

The bodies of the 10 victims of a twin helicopter crash in Argentina, including three of France`s best-known athletes, were recovered Tuesday and taken to a morgue after a reality TV shoot went horribly wrong.

Argentina to recover remains of French athletes from helicopter crash
Argentina to recover remains of French athletes from helicopter crash

Argentine recovery teams arrived Tuesday at the site of a helicopter collision to recover the bodies of 10 people, including French sports stars participating in a reality TV show.

Four crew injured in Malaysia relief helicopter crash

A police helicopter carrying aid to displaced flood victims in northeastern Malaysia has crashed, injuring four crew members, a police official said Thursday as flood waters continued to recede.

5 killed in helicopter crash in Brazil

Officials say a helicopter has crashed in southeastern Brazil, killing five people.

Eight people die in helicopter crash in Romania

A helicopter carrying 10 people crashed in the central Romanian county of Sibiu on Friday, killing eight, the country`s emergency response agency said.

Pilot killed in Bareilly Army helicopter crash cremated

The body of 29-year-old Army officer Pilot Major Abhijit Thapa, who died when a helicopter of the force crashed in Bareilly earlier this week, was on Friday cremated here, his native place.