Thai army helicopter crashes in Burma

Thai army helicopter crashes in Burma

The Black Hawk crashed inside a forest in Myanmar early today. Nine people who were on board are reported to be missing. Two reporters and two mechanics were also on board.

After the crash of a Thai army Black Hawk helicopter, 9 people on board are reported missing, including the commander of the 9th Infantry Division. The helicopter crashed inside Myanmar early today.

According to an army source – Major General Tawan Ruangsri, commander of the 9th Infantry Division, and a number of army officers were flying to retrieve the bodies of five soldiers who were killed in a helicopter crash in Kaeng Krachan National Park in Phetchaburi province, bordering Myanmar, on Saturday. Also on board the aircraft were two reporters and 2 mechanics.

The Black Hawk crashed inside a forest in Myanmar. Nine people who were on board remain missing and their fate is yet to be known.

source:  http://thainews.prd.go.th/en/news.php?id=255407190013

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