Eurocopter AS532 Crashes in France

 - July 30, 2012, 4:15 PM

All six people aboard a Eurocopter AS532 Cougar were killed when the helicopter crashed in a mountainous region near La Palud-sur-Verdon in southeastern France on July 25. The pilots and engineers onboard were all employees of Eurocopter.

The helicopter was on a final verification flight prior to delivery to Albania.