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Air Force chopper makes emergency landing in Zamboanga

/ 02:18 PM May 30, 2018

A Philippine Air Force chopper made a precautionary landing on Tuesday afternoon in Zamboanga City.

The Huey (UH-1H) combat utility helicopter with tail number 504 encountered an in-flight emergency after it departed the Edwin Andrews Air Base past 3 p.m., said Air Force spokesperson Maj. Aristides Galang.

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This prompted the pilots to make an emergency landing in Barangay Ayala.

“The aircraft incurred damage but the pilots and crew members were not injured. The PAF sent a team to conduct investigation,” Galang said. /vvp

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