World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 1, 2015
American and allied soldiers are aiming to rapidly train thousands of Iraqi security personnel in the "bare minimum basics" needed to join the fight against militants who swept Baghdad's troops aside.
World | Associated Press | Sunday December 28, 2014
Officials say a helicopter has crashed in southeastern Brazil, killing five people.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 22, 2014
A US Navy helicopter has crashed during a training mission in the Gulf state of Kuwait, slightly injuring three crew members, the Bahrain-based Naval Forces Central Command said today.
World | Reuters | Friday November 21, 2014
Eight people died when a military helicopter carrying 10 people crashed in the central Romanian county of Sibiu today, the country's emergency response agency said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Rescue workers have retrieved the bodies of nine soldiers including a senior regional commander after an army helicopter crash in northern Thailand, authorities said on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Monday November 17, 2014
A Thai army spokesman says a helicopter carrying a deputy regional army commander and eight other officers has crashed and at least five people were killed.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 14, 2014
A Nigerian air force helicopter burst into flames midair and crashed near a university in Nigeria's restive northeast, witnesses and the military said today.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 2, 2014
Five Swiss people died and two more were injured Thursday when their helicopter crashed in France near the border with Switzerland, French officials said.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Three army officers were killed after their Cheetah helicopter crashed in Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh this morning.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 28, 2014
The UN Security Council said Wednesday that a UN cargo helicopter that crashed in South Sudan had been attacked and called for those responsible to face justice.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 21, 2014
Guatemalan army chief of staff Rudy Ortiz and four other military officers died on Wednesday when their helicopter crashed in a mountainous region where drug traffickers operate, the government said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 12, 2014
An Iraqi lawmaker who helped bring attention to the plight of besieged members of her Yazidi community was wounded Tuesday in the crash of a helicopter delivering aid, officers said.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 3, 2014
The Indian Air Force has grounded a fleet of around 40 indigenously-developed ALH Dhruv helicopters in view of the recent crash in which seven of its personnel were killed.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 30, 2014
The Lok Sabha today condoled the death of seven Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel, including two officers, in a helicopter crash in Uttar Pradesh.
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday July 26, 2014
An Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter crashed in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur district today, killing all seven people on board.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 17, 2014
A helicopter that had been searching for victims of South Korea's ferry disaster crashed on Thursday in a residential district of Gwangju city, killing all five people on board, officials said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 14, 2014
Five Cambodian soldiers died and one was seriously injured on Monday in a helicopter crash during military training on the outskirts of the capital Phnom Penh, an official said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 9, 2014
A flock of geese caused the deaths of four US airmen whose military helicopter crashed over a nature reserve in eastern England, investigators said on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 7, 2014
Sixteen people were killed and five injured when a Vietnamese military helicopter crashed in the capital Hanoi early on Monday, a top military official said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 7, 2014
A military helicopter crashed in Vietnam's capital Hanoi during a routine training exercise on Monday, an official said, as state-run media carried conflicting reports of casualties.
World | Agence-France Presse | Monday June 30, 2014
All 14 passengers survived a close brush with death on Monday when their helicopter crashed in the far east of Russia, a rare happy ending for a country prone to aviation disasters.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 30, 2014
Some 14 people were missing on Monday after their helicopter crashed in the Russian Far East, officials said, the latest aviation tragedy to hit the country.
World | Reuters | Thursday June 26, 2014
Iraqi forces launched an airborne assault on rebel-held Tikrit on Thursday with commandos flown into a stadium in helicopters, at least one of which crashed after taking fire from insurgents who have seized northern cities.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 26, 2014
An investigation was launched on Wednesday after a remote-controlled helicopter, suspected to be carrying drugs, crash-landed in an exercise yard at one of Dublin's largest prisons.