2 die in helicopter crash near London

August 9, 2007 10:25


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Two military personnel were killed and 10 injured when a British air force helicopter crashed near an army base in northern England, officials said Thursday. North Yorkshire Police said some of the injured were in serious condition at nearby hospitals. The Sea King helicopter was carrying nine army personnel and three Royal Air Force crew when it came down late Wednesday near Catterick Garrison, a large army base. The helicopter crashed in a wooded area about 240 miles (385 kilometers) north of London, Royal Air Force spokesman Michael Mulford said. He said the helicopter was helping the army as part of an exercise at Catterick, the site of the army's Infantry Training Center.

Related Content

THE PERIMETER fence of Auschwitz II-Birkenau is enveloped in a thick evening fog during the ceremoni
July 17, 2018
Catholic leader: Antisemitism in Poland resurfaced due to Holocaust law