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Russian military helicopter crashes in Baltic Sea, two dead

AFP  |  Moscow 

A Russian military has crashed during a training night flight over the Baltic Sea, killing two pilots, the said today.

The accident happened close to the Russian region of Kaliningrad, sandwiched between and Lithuania, at 23:30 time last night, the Russian Baltic Fleet said in a statement quoted by the agency.

"The crew of the helicopter, consisting of two pilots, were killed," the statement said.

A has been launched to recover the bodies.

The crash comes after a crashed in a city in far eastern on Wednesday, killing six people.

It was operated by the local Vostok

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First Published: Fri, April 13 2018. 12:45 IST