Military helicopter crashes in Egypt's Cairo-Ismailia Road

Ahram Online , Saturday 28 Nov 2015

Crash reportedly due to mechanical malfunction; crew hospitalised

Egyptian military helicopter
File Photo: An Egyptian military helicopter (Reuters)

A technical malfunction caused an Egyptian military helicopter to crash on the Cairo-Ismailia Road, the army’s spokesman said on his official Facebook page Saturday.

The helicopter was engaged in routine scouting when an unexpected mechanical error occured, the statement added.

The helicopter’s crew were transported to a nearby hospital.

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