Feb 13, 2015

MSDF chopper crashes in Miyazaki; three dead

The wreckage of a Maritime Self-Defense Force helicopter was found Friday morning in the mountains of Ebino, Miyazaki Prefecture, and its three-man crew was later confirmed dead. The MSDF is investigating the incident. “We will identify the cause of the crash and do our ...

U.K. authorities work to retrieve U.S. Air Force copter crash dead

Jan 8, 2014

U.K. authorities work to retrieve U.S. Air Force copter crash dead

Authorities in England cordoned off flooded marshes Wednesday to remove the bodies of four U.S. Air Force crewmen killed in a helicopter crash. The Pave Hawk helicopter slammed into the eastern coast during a low-level training mission Tuesday evening. Specialist teams combing the marshes ...

Aug 7, 2013

U.S. vows to probe Okinawa crash

The U.S. government has promised to get to the bottom of the crash of a U.S. Air Force helicopter in Okinawa on Monday, responding to a strong protest by Japan during high-level talks, a senior Japanese official said. “We lodged a strong protest” over ...