Russian helicopter has 'gone down' at sea off Arctic island: Norway rescue service

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 26, 2017 10:22 AM

OSLO (Reuters) - A Russian helicopter with eight people on board has "gone down" at sea off the coast of the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, Norway's rescue service said on Twitter on Thursday.

It was not immediately clear if the helicopter had crashed or if there were any injuries.

(Reporting by Terje Solsvik, editing by Gwladys Fouche)