Helicopter Falls into the Sea of the Russian region of Kaliningrad Killing Two 

The Baltic Fleet confirmed the death of the two crew members of a Ka-29 helicopter that fell last night in the sea of the Kaliningrad region.

“Around 11:30 p.m. Moscow time (20:30 GMT) on April 12, 2018, a Ka-29 helicopter crashed into the Baltic Sea while on a test flight, the two crew members, test pilots of the manufacturer, have died, “he says in an official statement.

A search operation continues in the area of the accident.

Earlier, a source of emergency services told Sputnik that rescuers already found the body of a pilot.

Baltic Fleet confirmed the death of the two crew members of a Ka-29 helicopter that fell in the sea of ​​the Kaliningrad region.

The Kamov Ka-29 (Helix-B, according to the code name of NATO) is a naval helicopter for landing and attack operations that was developed in the Soviet Union in the early 1980s.

 

Source: Mundo Sputnik News