A military helicopter crashed in the region of Oromia in Ethiopia. About it reports Reuters.
According to the Agency, a total of the victims were 18 people. 15 of them military, and three civilians. As the portal WRAL.com all the victims were on Board the fallen ship. It is noted that among them two children.
A police spokesman said that the helicopter departed from the city of dire Dawa in the East and fell on the morning of Thursday, August 30. He was headed to the base of the air force in the village of bishoftu (Bishoftu) South-East of the capital Addis Ababa. What was the cause of the crash, it turns out.
In April it was reported that an engineer working at the site of a helicopter crash in the mountains in the South-West of Colombia, fell another helicopter. A man is dead. It was noted that both aircraft crashed due to a failure.
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