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Israeli Defence Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas’ur Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing

Israeli Defence Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing

An IAF Sikorsky CH-53 Yas’ur helicopter – Credits: Nehemia G  Israeli Defence Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas’ur helicopter experienced a non-injury emergency autorotation landing in central Israel. Total POB has not been reported. No one was injured in the incident, according to the Israel Defense Forces.The military said a maintenance team …

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Israeli Defence Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas’ur Helicopter Crashlands After Catching Fire Midair

Israeli Defence Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur Helicopter Crashlands After Catching Fire Midair

A Sikorsky CH-53 2025 Yas’ur (S-65C-3) caught fire mid-air. The pilot performed an emergency landing west of Kibbutz Beit Kama, northern Negev desert. The helicopter was destroyed by fire and the two pilots and eleven soldiers from the elite Shaldag commando unit escaped unhurt. According to Scramble Magazine¬†An Heyl Ha’Avir …

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