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Four people killed in helicopter crash in the UAE

Posted 31 December 2018 · Add Comment

The National Search and Rescue Center in Ras Al Khaimah announced over the weekend that four people were killed in the helicopter crash, which took place during a search and rescue operation near Jebel Jais in the UAE.

 

Three Emiratis and a foreigner were killed in the helicopter crash while performing their duty on board an Agusta 139 rescue helicopter which crashed next to Jais Mountain in Ras Al Khaimah on Saturday.

It is understood the helicopter struck a zipline on Jebel Jais.

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