Helicopter crash in Turkey with one injured

Turkish Armed Forces military type Huey crashed today (5/3/24) in the province of Smyrna, with the first information broadcast by its media reporting that one of the three crew members was injured. Sources of the Turkish Ministry of Defence say the Huey-type helicopter took off from the Izmir air base and during the flight faced technical damage and malfunction. So the helicopter made an emergency landing. It also became known that since the crash the helicopter was damaged and a crew member was injured and was therefore taken to a hospital. Finally, the competent authorities have already initiated an investigation to identify the causes and circumstances under which the incident took place. Source: onalert/Haberturk