Mi-17 helicopter landing at Villahermosa airport, Mexican Navy, crashed, as a result of which he lost the tail boom.
Details were announced in a press release from the country's military department., according to which five out of eight people, on board, wounded, ranging from minor abrasions and lacerations to fractures. The footage captures military personnel, lying on and near the airport runway. As it appears, they are unable to walk on their own and need assistance. reported, that the lives of the injured are out of danger.
allegedly, the helicopter crashed into the airport control tower. The incident occurred during the landing after returning from a reconnaissance flight and was caused by heavy rain.
15 October, there was information about a collision during takeoff in the front-line area of Nava-i-Barakzai of two Mi-17s of the Afghan National Army. The disaster killed a total of nine people. The incident was caused by, as officially stated, "technical difficulites". As it appears, unlike the incident in Mexico, the cars are completely destroyed.
Wreckage of 2 helicopters that collided to each other in Nawa district of #Helmand province, last night.
15 government soldiers + 4 pilots killed on the spot. pic.twitter.com/Rm7JPfRbuo
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