Nepal plane hits parked helicopter while taking off, killing three

People gather at the site of an airplane crash in Lukla, Nepal April 14, 2019. Ang Tashi Sherpa/Handout via REUTERS.

KATHMANDU (Reuters) – A small plane operated by a private airline in Nepal hit a parked helicopter on Sunday while preparing to take off in a mountainous area near Mount Everest, killing three people including a co-pilot, an airport official said. The Let L-410 aircraft crashed into the helicopter at Tenzing Hillary Airport at Lukla, […]

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