08 January 2013

PERU / USA / CANADA / ENERGY : Chinook Helicopter Crash Kills 7 Near Pucallpa.


     Searchers have recovered the bodies of 7 people killed when their Chinook BH-234 cargo helicopter crashed in central Peru near Pucallpa.
      5 of the victims were Americans employed by Columbia Helicopters of Portland, Oregon.
      Pilots and crew were supporting oil exploration efforts in Tarapoto by Canada's Talisman Energy. 
      There were no passengers aboard.