Door falls off Indonesian military helicopter

INDONESIA - The Indonesian Military (TNI) said that a door from one of its training helicopters fell into a residential area in Penjaringan, North Jakarta, on Saturday.

No one was harmed but the door damaged a house and a car.

"Army investigators are investigating the incident," TNI spokesman Rear Adm. Iskandar Sitompul said as quoted by on Saturday.

Iskandar said that five army personnel were on board the helicopter.

Penjaringan district Military Command (Koramil) impounded the broken door as evidence. They also spoke to the civilians whose property was damaged.

The helicopter is a Russian made MI-17.

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