7 Air Force members killed in chopper crash

7 Air Force members killed in chopper crash

Air Force members killed in chopper crash

Seven members of the Air Force were killed after their chopper crashed in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday afternoon.

“It was a training flight” Haneef Rezaee, spokesman for army in northern Afghanistan said.

The chopper faced some technical problems in the Hairatan area of the northern Balkh province on Tuesday afternoon around 5:30 pm local time.

Among the deceased Air Force members, four were pilots, Defense Ministry in a statement said.

The chopper took off from Shaheen Corps Headquarters was supposed to arrive in Jalaluddin Muhammad Balkhi Civil Airport.

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