Helicopter crashes during training

PELABUHAN KLANG (BERNAMA) – A Robinson R66 Turbine helicopter that crashed while trying to land in an open area near the Port Klang Free Zone (PKFZ) in Pulau Indah yesterday morning is believed to have been conducting flight training, said South Klang District Police chief ACP Shamsul Amar Ramli.

He said the helicopter’s pilot lost control during a hover training session, and the aircraft crashed from a height of about four metres. “Following that, the helicopter overturned and the tail end was pulled out and thrown about 20 metres from the body of the helicopter.

More details on Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin