Helicopter operated by Russian coal company crashed in Arctic Norway

A Mi-8 helicopter operated by Russian coal company Arktikugol crashed on Thursday with eight people on board into the sea off Svalbard. According to the rescue service for northern Norway, the helicopter was en route from the Russian settlement of Pyramiden to Barentsburg, where Arktikugol runs a coal mine and which is Svalbard’s second-largest settlement[…]