Somalia

First NH-90 heads for duty off Somalia

First NH-90 heads for duty off Somalia

24-Jan-2013Source: HeliHub.com

The Dutch frigate HNLMS De Ruyter left her home port of Den Helder yesterday for counterpiracy operations in the waters around Somalia as part of the European Union’s “Operation Atalanta”. The ship is carrying an NH-90 helicopter, and the trip marks the first operational deployment of this type for the Netherlands. Jeremy Parkin – HeliHub.com... Read more

07-Nov-12 S-142 Westland Lynx  off Somalia

07-Nov-12 S-142 Westland Lynx off Somalia

7-Nov-2012

Helicopter suffered engine failure and made a controlled emergency landing on Royal Danish Navy ship Iver Huitfeldt – pennant number F361.  Both engines have been replaced... Read more

11-Nov-11 Kismayo, Somalia (9F)

11-Nov-11 Kismayo, Somalia (9F)

11-Nov-2011

Nine people are believed to have died after a French helicopter crashed near Somalia’s Southern port city of Kismayo... Read more

24-Oct-10 Labad, Somalia

24-Oct-10 Labad, Somalia

24-Oct-2010

Somali pirates opened fire at an anti-piracy helicopter... Read more

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