מסוק קוברה, צילום ארכיון: חיל האוויר. תמונות הקצינים באדיבות המשפחות
Notified their families. Air Force Commander ordered the establishment of a Commission of inquiry to examine the hailit chopper crash in his Cobra night and grounding the array until clarification
The circumstances of the accident.
תאריך: 12/03/2013, 16:10
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל
IDF officers, the air crew who were killed overnight in helicopter crash “Viper” (COBRA) while Tyson workout in Judean area, are Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Noam Sharon 49 of Oranit and Captain (Ret.) packed flexer 31 from Herzliya. Notified their families.
Lieutenant Colonel (Ret) Ron brought to rest tomorrow at 4 p.m. in a licensed cemetery. Maj.
(ML) packed flexer imported to rest tomorrow at 11:00 a.m. at the military cemetery.
IDF puts flexer family request to avoid media coverage of the funeral.
Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Noam Ron z.
The cause of the crash are not yet known but the investigation now that the air force is focused on operational and technical perspective. The cause of the crash are not yet known but the investigation now that the air force is focused on operational and technical perspective. The researchers found that at this stage in the last contact the pilot announced six minutes for landing, and announced all. Flight height was probably about 400 meters and data in the field indicates that it is not possible to learn the source of the malfunction in the tail or the blade.
Major (Ret.) packed late flexer
Air force officials emphasize that the team were in the helicopter are reservists who were veterans in training flight. The Air Force Commander, Maj. Gen. Amir Eshel, ordered the establishment of a hailit inquiry. In addition, the Air Force Commander on the ground the Viper to the circumstances of the accident.
Near 1 a.m. the night lost contact with the helicopter, which was on its way back to base from a special training. Search and rescue forces, including extensive helicopters, drones and ground forces were dispatched to the area and started searches. Next: 15 hour found the remains of the helicopter.
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