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Five killed in British helicopter crash

Five killed in British helicopter crash

Five people were killed when their helicopter crashed in poor conditions in a mountainous part of Wales, rescuers said on Thursday after a major search operation.

Helicopter with business executives crashes in Istanbul, kills five

Helicopter with business executives crashes in Istanbul, kills five

A helicopter carrying high-level business executives crashed onto a Turkish highway on Friday, killing five people on board, after it hit a television tower in an outlying district of Istanbul, NTV television said.

Helicopter with nine aboard crashes in Japan

Helicopter with nine aboard crashes in Japan

A helicopter conducting a mountain rescue exercise crashed with nine local officials aboard in Japan on Sunday and at least three people are feared dead, officials and media reports said.

Two Russian pilots die in army helicopter crashes in DR Congo

Two Russian pilots die in army helicopter crashes in DR Congo

Two Russian pilots and a Congolese officer died when two army helicopters crashed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the military said Tuesday.

Indonesian army chopper pilot saved days after crash

Indonesian army chopper pilot saved days after crash

The pilot of an Indonesian army helicopter has been rescued alive days after the aircraft crashed on Borneo island, an official said Monday, but four other crew members are still missing.

19 dead in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

19 dead in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

At least 19 people were killed when a helicopter crashed in northwestern Siberia, Russia's Investigative Committee said Saturday.

Seven killed in Afghan helicopter crash: Defence Ministry

Seven killed in Afghan helicopter crash: Defence Ministry

An Afghan air force helicopter crashed in northern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least seven people on board, said Afghan Defence Ministry officials who described the crash as an accident

Eleven dead found after Norway helicopter crash: rescuers

Eleven dead found after Norway helicopter crash: rescuers

At least 11 people died on Friday when a helicopter transporting 13 people from a North Sea oil platform crashed off the coast of western Norway, rescue services said.

Iraq military helicopter crashes, killing nine

Iraq military helicopter crashes, killing nine

A Russian-made Iraqi military helicopter crashed south of Baghdad due to a "technical problem" on Tuesday, killing at least nine people, officers said.

Kazakh air ambulance with sick baby aboard crashes, killing five

Kazakh air ambulance with sick baby aboard crashes, killing five

An air ambulance helicopter carrying a baby girl with suspected leukaemia to hospital has crashed in Kazakhstan, killing all five on board, the emergency ministry said Thursday.

HSBC says tech firms may face more curbs on banking services

HSBC says tech firms may face more curbs on banking services

Regulators are looking more closely at whether technology companies that provide financial services should be supervised more heavily like banks.