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Turkish Military Helicopter Down, Many Casualties

Sat Nov 10, 2012 10:46 am

Sorry to add more bad news, with several crashes in the last few days.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20278891

13 soldiers and 4 crew reported killed on a Sikorsky. Judging by the manufacturer and number of casualties, this must be an S-70 variant.

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RE: Turkish Military Helicopter Down, Many Casualties

Sat Nov 10, 2012 10:54 am

This is he article published on RT

17 killed as military helicopter crashes in Turkey

A military helicopter crashed in southeast Turkey, killing 13 special forces soldiers and four crewmembers, Turkish officials reported.
The helicopter went down due to bad weather conditions in Siirt province, killing everyone on board, Siirt Governor Ahmet Aydin said.
The helicopter reportedly crashed amid heavy fog in a mountainous area; authorities are still investigating the specifics of the incident.

read more:
http://rt.com/news/turkey-helicopter-crash-soldiers-389/

RIP helicopter crash victims

    
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RE: Turkish Military Helicopter Down, Many Casualties

Mon Nov 12, 2012 7:12 am

Not trying to start something, but how close is the locationto Syria?
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RE: Turkish Military Helicopter Down, Many Casualties

Mon Nov 12, 2012 11:45 am

http://www.konhaber.com/yeni/haber-8...ste-17-sehit-verdigimiz-o-yer.html

Quoting L-188 (Reply 2):
Not trying to start something, but how close is the location to Syria?

About 70 miles away. It is closer to Iraq than Syria.
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