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Chinook helicopter makes emergency landing near Tehran

Tehran, Army's Air Force public relations department announced on Wednesday that a Chinook helicopter belonging to the force made emergency landing near Tehran.

During force landing on Wednesday before noon the chopper was seriously damaged.

The copter was in training operation for pilots for 'emergency landing' in Karaj city, when it made force landing.

All on board are fully safe and sound and the helicopter had minor damage.

Cargo-transport helicopter of CH-47 Chinook made by Boeing Company is serving in Iran's Army Air Force for more than four decades.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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