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MOSCOW, September 17 (Itar-Tass) - The helicopter missing since September 14 is found in the Tver Region. Two people who were aboard are dead, the Russian Emergencies Ministry told Itar-Tass.
The eight-seat helicopter Agusta 19 disappeared on September 14. The search was started immediately. It was found in the Tver Region on Monday at 19:55 Moscow time.
The helicopter crashed. Two dead bodies were found at the site, a ministry source said.
The missing Agusta was sought by about 160 people, eight private aircraft, a drone and an EMERCOM Ka-32A helicopter, police, foresters, hunters and Moscow and Tver volunteers.