x Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 21 July 2017

The incident occurred during a routine training mission, according to state news agency Wam.

A UAE military helicopter crashed killing one of its crew members, the Armed Forces headquarters said.

The crash occurred during a routine training mission, according to the state news agency Wam.

Authorities are examining the site to identify the causes of the accident.

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