U.S. military helicopter crashes off the coast of Okinawa

  • At least seven people were injured when a U.S. military helicopter crashed off the coast of Okinawa in Japan. As per media reports, 17 crew members were rescued. The UH-60 Black Hawk crashed near Camp Schwab, the US Army base on the east coast of the island as it tried to land on a ship at sea. However, it is not yet clear whether the helicopter crashed on board the ship or into the sea.