Seven Romanian Personnel Killed In SAR Helicopter Crash

A Romanian Air Force IAR-330 Puma crashed late March 2.
Credit: Tony Osborne / Aviation Week
Seven Romanian military personnel were killed during a search-and-rescue mission that was looking for the pilot of a MiG-21 fighter that had crashed. Five Romanian Air Force personnel and two naval colleagues were killed when their Romanian Air Force IAR-330 Puma helicopter crashed near the village...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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