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Mi-2 helicopter crashes during exercise in central Ukraine

No-one is hurt.

Mi-2 helicopter crashes during exercise in central Ukraine
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A Mi-2 helicopter has crashed down during a training flight in Kremenchuk, Poltava Region, the National Bureau for the Investigation of Aviation Emergencies and Incidents Involving Civil Aircraft has said on its official website.

"The Mi-2 helicopter fell to its side while practising hovering within the area of the Kremenchuk airfield (Vylka Kokhnivka). An instructor and two students, who were onboard, were not hurt as a result of the crash. The helicopter was damaged," the statement reads.

The national bureau is investigating the incident.