Two killed in a military helicopter crash in Nakhon Sawan

A flight instructor and an aviation scholar were killed in helicopter crash during a training session for Thai army. Expires from Army Aviation Centre in Lop Buri caught fire and crashed within the neighbouring province Nakhon Sawan.
According to a army source, the helicopter, which was made within the United States by Enstrom Helicopter Corporation and was value seventy four million baht, crashed at 9.40am exterior a publish office in front of Jiraprawat military base in Mueang district of Nakhon Sawan province.
The victims have been identified as a flying instructor, Lt Col Panpong Banchong Plan, and an aviation scholar, Cpl Chanakorn Piamcharoen. The army purchased two types of 22 Enstrom 480B helicopters from the Chinese-owned Enstrom Helicopter Corporation in the United States..

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