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Four dead in helicopter crash

Air accident investigators have arrived on Shetland to try to establish why a helicopter crashed while returning sixteen workers from an oil rig, killing four.

The Super Puma helicopter came down in the sea west of Sumburgh Airport on Friday evening - after an apparent catastrophic loss of power.

The other passengers and crew were treated at a local hospital after being rescued from the water.

Laura Bicker reports.

  • 24 Aug 2013
  • From the section UK
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