News

Egyptian Military Helicopter Crashes on Cairo-Ismailia Road After ‘Technical Failure’

Egyptian Military Helicopter Crashes on Cairo-Ismailia Road After ‘Technical Failure’

REUTERS/Stringer
REUTERS/Stringer

Egypt’s Armed Forces has said that a military helicopter that crashed on the Cairo-Ismailia road had encountered technical failure.

In a statement released by the Military, it was revealed that the helicopter crashed at 9:25AM while it was undergoing a procedural flight that included providing security and regular scouting.

The unexpected mechanical failure resulted in the injuries of the helicopter’s crew who were immediately transported to a nearby hospital.

'90 Percent Chance' King Tutankhamun's Tomb Holds a Hidden Chamber: Egypt's Antiquities Minister
Four Egyptian Policemen Killed in Giza Attack

Subscribe to our newsletter


News

More in News

Bus and Truck Collision in Egypt’s Assiut Kills 20

Olivia Mustafa14 April 2021

Egypt Impounds Ever Given Ship Over Suez Canal Compensation Dispute

Olivia Mustafa14 April 2021

In Photos: Cairo Citadel’s Iftar Cannon Goes off for First Time in 30 Years

Egyptian Streets13 April 2021

Ahmed Bassam Zaki Sentenced to 8 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault

Olivia Mustafa11 April 2021

45 Million Egyptian Facebook Users Impacted in Data Leak: Reports

Olivia Mustafa11 April 2021

The Egyptian Museum Makes it to UNESCO World Heritage Sites’ Tentative List

Egyptian Streets9 April 2021

Egyptologist Zahi Hawass Announces Discovery of Lost ‘Golden’ City in Luxor

Egyptian Streets8 April 2021

Egyptian Oranges Hit Japanese Shores

Olivia Mustafa7 April 2021