A UAE helicopter crashes and its crew dies

BAGHDAD, The Emirates Aviation General Authority announced the crash of a rescue helicopter and the death of its crew.

“An Agusta 139 helicopter crashed when it was on a rescue mission in the Jabal Jis area of the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah at 5:55 pm today,” the Authority said in a statement.

The statement did not mention the number of the crew members.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency