Military chopper down, one pilot killed in Turkey

Erhan Kindiz died at the hospital and other pilot, Kamuran Sonmezay, was reported to be in critical condition, officials said.

Military chopper down, one pilot killed in Turkey

A military helicopter crashed Thursday during a training flight in the central city of Malatya, killing one of its two pilots and leaving the other wounded, security officials said.

The helicopter, a Bell AH-1 Cobra, was down due to a technical fault, officials added.

The two pilots were rushed to a nearby university hospital. Erhan Kindiz died at the hospital and other pilot, Kamuran Sonmezay, was reported to be in critical condition, officials said.

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