1 week Chopper that crashed in Basilan was Air Force ambulance on way to pick up blast victim in Jolo Inquirer
ZAMBOANGA CITY---A female pilot, a male co-pilot and two male flight crew members of an Air Force ambulance helicopter were on their way to Jolo, Sulu on Wednesday (Sept. 16) to airlift a blast victim when they flew into bad weather over Basilan province. The S76 Sikorsky helicopter crashed at the village of Upper Manggas in Lantawan town past 1 p.m. Maj. Al-Nasser Abdurakman, information officer of the Edwin Andrews Air Base, confirmed that all four on board died in the crash. "All the bodies have been recovered. As of now, we dont have concrete details as to the cause ... more