Latest News Wires Vietnam helicopter crash leaves 16 dead outside Hanoi

Vietnam helicopter crash: The Russian-made MI-171 helicopter came down about 15 minutes after takeoff in a small village west of Hanoi.

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A Vietnamese military helicopter on a parachute training mission crashed close to the Vietnamese capital on Monday, killing 16 people on board and critically injuring five others, officials and state-controlled media said.