Connect with us


APMM Helicopter Crashes into Ocean in Selangor, All 4 Crew Members Rescued!


My Post 3 2024 03 05T125515.168
Source: BERNAMA RADIO | Twitter & Harian Metro

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

A helicopter belonging to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (APMM), an Italian-made model AW 139 with the registration number M72-01, was reported to have made an emergency landing in the waters of Angsa Island, Selangor, this morning (March 3).

Though, fortunately, everyone on board were found safe and sound!

Based on a report by Astro Awani, the Director General of APMM Admiral Datuk Hamid Mohd Amin shared that the incident occurred at approximately 9.55am today during a rescue exercise.

Apmm 1

Apmm 2


BERNAMA RADIO took to their Twitter account to showcase footage of the incident, allegedly taken from a nearby fishing boat.

In the video, the helicopter could be seen spiraling before crashing into the ocean.

Apmm 3

The fishermen on the boat who witnessed the incident made an emergency call, leading to Operation Search and Rescue (CARILAMAT) being activated at 10:15am by the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) and the Maritime Rescue Coordination Center (MRCC) Putrajaya.

At the time of the incident, the helicopter was flown by Lieutenant Commander Tengku Mohd Nizam Tengku Zakaria, Lieutenant Commander Mohamad Azrol Saidi along with an air crew of Warrant Officer I John Ibno and a Junior Rescue Swimmer, Muhamad Nurhayyat Hashim.

Thankfully, all crew members were successfully rescued and flown to the Subang Maritime Air Station (SUMS).


You can check out the footage of the crash here

What do you think about this? Do feel free to share your thoughts in the comment section.


Also read: Here’s a Bird’s Eye View of Maritim Malaysia Putting Out a Forest Fire in Johor With an Airplane

My Post 3 40

Source: Harian Metro

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Just In

My Post 1 2024 06 19T170718.079 My Post 1 2024 06 19T170718.079
News2 hours ago

Pudu LRT Passengers had the Fright of Their Lives After Train Became Hot Due to Very Close Building on Fire

Imagine being on the LRT, like any other day, only for the LRT to suddenly be surrounded by heat and...

Collage 5 2 Collage 5 2
News2 hours ago

Man in China Accidentally Kills Cheating Wife After Beating Her Buttocks for 20 Mins Straight With a Shoe

Man or woman, it’s never easy to deal with a cheating partner. Resorting to physical violence, however, is never an...

My Post 1 2024 06 19T162109.519 My Post 1 2024 06 19T162109.519
News3 hours ago

Thai Medical Intern Uses Muay Thai Skills to Fight Off Drunk Nursing Assistant’s Assault

As women, we’re constantly told to sign up for and attend self-defence classes to be able to protect ourselves when...

My Post 1 2024 06 19T114916.411 My Post 1 2024 06 19T114916.411
News6 hours ago

PETRONAS Allegedly Opens 1st Petrol Station Outside of Malaysia, in Brazil!

It’s no secret that Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional Berhad, or more commonly known as PETRONAS, is the world’s strongest Oil &...

Collage 2024 06 19T113144.133 Collage 2024 06 19T113144.133
News6 hours ago

Study: Malaysia is the 20th Oldest Population in Asia, Yet Forever Young at Heart!

As people get older, they often discover joy and fulfillment in things they might not have appreciated when they were...

Collage 2024 06 19T085653.495 Collage 2024 06 19T085653.495
News8 hours ago

Cleanup Crew Finds Strange Looking Mattress on Bali Ocean, Shocked to See Fully Grown Sea Turtle Inside!

Our oceans are full of trillions of plastic pieces that can stick around for ages, breaking down into microplastics. These...

Feat Image Thai Legalise Same Sex Feat Image Thai Legalise Same Sex
News1 day ago

JUST IN: Thailand Becomes 1st ASEAN Nation to Legalise Same Sex Marriage After Passing Landmark Bill

Thailand made history today after its Senate approved a landmark bill to allow same sex marriages in the Kingdom, making...

Feat Image Competitive Feat Image Competitive
News1 day ago

Indonesia & Thailand Overtake Malaysia in World Competitiveness Ranking for 1st Time as We Drop to 34th

The International Institute for Management Development (IMD) has released its latest edition of the World Competitiveness Ranking which made for...


Latest Videos