Today: Sunday, 21 April 2024 year

The helicopter of the Emirates company Aerogulf crashed into the sea.

The helicopter of the Emirates company Aerogulf crashed into the sea.

A helicopter of the Dubai-based carrier company Aerogulf with two pilots on board crashed into the sea, the search for the crew is underway, the Emirates agency WAM reports, citing the UAE Civil Aviation Authority.

The accident occurred during a night training flight.

“The Air Crash Investigation Unit of the Civil Aviation Authority has reported … the crash of a Bell212 helicopter belonging to Aerogulf,” the statement said.


It is noted that on board were two pilots from Egypt and South Africa. Search and rescue teams recovered the wreckage of the vehicle, the search for the crew continues. A special group left for the crash area, the agency added.