Azerbaijan Helicopter Crash Kills 14

A military helicopter crash during an Azerbaijani armed forces training flight has left 14 crew members dead and 2 injured.

“A military helicopter belonging to Azerbaijan’s state border service crashed today at Garakheybat airfield in the Khyzy region at approximately 10:40 (GMT 0640) while conducting a training flight. There are deaths and wounded among the crew,” said the Azerbaijani border service and prosecutor general.

An investigation is still underway while there is no data yet on what caused the accident. 

The helicopter crash came just a week after tensions on the Armenian border have started again. 


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