RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A National Force helicopter deployed to help control the fires in the Pantanal crashed on Thursday October 8th in the Porto Jofre region, in Poconé (MT). The information was confirmed by the Mato Grosso Integrated Air Operations Center (CIOPAER). Three crew members were injured. They were rescued and sent to Cuiabá for medical care.
According to a note from the Ministry of Justice, one of the crew members . . .