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Helicopter crash kills four Americans and their pilot in Kenya: police

Helicopter crash kills four Americans and their pilot in Kenya: police

Four Americans and their Kenyan pilot were killed when their helicopter crashed on a remote island in Lake Turkana in a national park in northwest Kenya, police said on Monday.

Four killed as helicopter and small plane collide above Italian Alps

Four killed as helicopter and small plane collide above Italian Alps

A mid-air collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft above the Italian Alps has killed at least four people, local media reported on Friday.

Mexican governor, senator killed in helicopter crash

Mexican governor, senator killed in helicopter crash

The governor of the Mexican state of Puebla and her husband, a senator and former governor, were killed on Monday in a helicopter crash, the country's president said.

Afghan army helicopter crashes, killing 25 on board: officials

Afghan army helicopter crashes, killing 25 on board: officials

An Afghan army helicopter carrying 25 people crashed in western Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing all those on board, officials said.

Helicopter jailbreak gangster arrested in France

Helicopter jailbreak gangster arrested in France

A gangster who made a Hollywood-esque helicopter jailbreak was arrested in northern France on Wednesday after three months on the run, sources close to the case said.

Woman gives birth after helicopter rescue from India floods

Woman gives birth after helicopter rescue from India floods

A heavily pregnant woman stranded by floods in the Indian state of Kerala gave birth just after being airlifted to safety, an Indian Navy spokesman said, as the military stepped up rescue operations on Saturday.

Three climbers, two crew die in Tajikistan helicopter crash

Three climbers, two crew die in Tajikistan helicopter crash

Three Russian climbers and two Tajik crew members have died in a helicopter ‘hard landing’ in Tajikistan's remote mountainous region, emergency services said Monday.

Up to 48 killed as Uganda bus rams into tractor and truck

Up to 48 killed as Uganda bus rams into tractor and truck

The accident was one of the deadliest in Uganda in recent years and happened on Friday night in Kiryandongo, about 220 kilometres north of the capital Kampala.

Russian helicopter crash kills 6 in far eastern city

Russian helicopter crash kills 6 in far eastern city

Six people died on Wednesday when a helicopter operated by a local airline crashed in a city in far eastern Russia, investigators said.

Five dead after helicopter crashes into New York river

Five dead after helicopter crashes into New York river

The Federal Aviation Administration said the Eurocopter AS350 went down near the northern end of Roosevelt Island at about 7 pm and was investigating.

Death toll rises to 14 in Mexico helicopter crash

Death toll rises to 14 in Mexico helicopter crash

The death toll from a helicopter crash that followed a strong earthquake in southern Mexico rose to 14 Sunday, as the defense minister said the government assumed full responsibility.

Mexico minister survives helicopter crash that kills two on ground

Mexico minister survives helicopter crash that kills two on ground

A helicopter carrying the Mexican interior minister and a governor crashed near the epicenter of a powerful earthquake in the country's south on Friday, killing two people who were on the ground ...