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IAF Commander Visits Site of Yasur Helicopter Crash in Romania, 12 Aug 2010

IAF Commander, Maj. Gen. Ido Nechushtan, examined the Yasur helicopter crash in Romania this morning. General Stanciu, Chief of the Romanian Air Force, the commander of the “Dorsey Layla” Squadron, and Brig. Gen. (Res.) Shlomo Mashich, head of the investigative team, … Continue reading

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IAF Commander, Maj. Gen. Ido Nehushtan, Departs to Bucharest, Romania, 12 Aug 2010

IAF Commander, Maj. Gen. Ido Nehushtan, departed a short while ago for a special visit to Romania, following the ‘Yasur’ (CH-53) helicopter crash two weeks ago, on July 26th, 2010. Maj. Gen. Nehushtan, accompanied by his colleague, the Romanian Air … Continue reading

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Photos: Coffins of Fallen IAF Helicopter Crew Leave Romanian Air Base and Arrive at Tel Nof in Israel, 30 July 2010

Below are photos of members of the Israeli Air Force, along with soldiers of the Military Rabbinate carrying the coffins of the fallen members of the Yasur helicopter crash in the mountains of Romania. The coffins were loaded onto a … Continue reading

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Photos: Arrival of ‘Yasur’ Helicopter Pilots to Israel from Search Mission in Romania, 30 July 2010

Last night (29.7.10), the pilots who flew Yasur (CH-53) helicopters that participated in the search team to find and evacuate victims of the Yasur helicopter crash arrived back in Israel. They were met by their loved ones as well as … Continue reading

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Video and Photos: IDF Search Team Delegation Leaves Romania for Israel, 29 July 2010

A number of Yasur (CH-53) helicopters departed from the Romanian crash site to return back to Israel with some of the IDF search team members. The delegation will leave over the course of the next couple of days in a … Continue reading

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