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#Helicopters

From TheJournal.ie Death toll from Mozambique tropical cyclone rises over 300 with tens of thousands at risk Idai

Death toll from Mozambique tropical cyclone rises over 300 with tens of thousands at risk

The storm is affecting nearly a million people and forcing more than 80,000 from their homes in neighbouring Malawi.

From TheJournal.ie Search-and-rescue helicopter pilots industrial action called off to allow for talks On Hold

Search-and-rescue helicopter pilots industrial action called off to allow for talks

The pilots had planned to take action as a result of a dispute on rostering issues.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why are Irish Coast Guard search-and-rescue helicopter pilots taking industrial action? Coast Guard

Explainer: Why are Irish Coast Guard search-and-rescue helicopter pilots taking industrial action?

From Thursday, the pilots will engage in a work-to-rule action.

From TheJournal.ie Five army officers dead after two helicopters crash during training exercise in France Saint Tropez

Five army officers dead after two helicopters crash during training exercise in France

The crash happened about 50 kilometres northwest of Saint-Tropez in southern France.

From TheJournal.ie Fishermen plucked from liferaft after ship sinks in gale-force winds Irish Coast Guard

Fishermen plucked from liferaft after ship sinks in gale-force winds

The Shannon and Waterford Coast Guard helicopters responded – and the men were located in a liferaft in the early hours of this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Ten people, including two Olympians, killed as helicopters collide mid-air Tragedy

Ten people, including two Olympians, killed as helicopters collide mid-air

Camille Muffat was a gold medallist at London 2012.

From TheJournal.ie 12 bodies found in the Himalayas after deadly snowstorm Nepal

12 bodies found in the Himalayas after deadly snowstorm

34 trekkers were rescued after getting stranded.

From TheJournal.ie Faster, safer, higher: Replacement of Irish Coast Guard chopper fleet completed Flying High

Faster, safer, higher: Replacement of Irish Coast Guard chopper fleet completed

The Dublin region Sikorsky S92 was launched today, meaning all four coast guard aircraft bases now have upgraded choppers.

From TheJournal.ie Helicopters 'water-bomb' Singapore to fight hazardous smoky haze Smog

Helicopters 'water-bomb' Singapore to fight hazardous smoky haze

Sinagpore is shrouded in haze due to forest fires on the neighbouring Indonesian island of Sumatra.

From TheJournal.ie Turkey scrambles fighter jets to Syrian border Syria

Turkey scrambles fighter jets to Syrian border

Officials say military movement is in response to the activity of Syrian helicopters.

From TheJournal.ie 75 people rescued from cable car stuck in mid-air Rescue

75 people rescued from cable car stuck in mid-air

Three helicopters were used to ferry the passengers from the Diavolezza gondola in St Moritz.