Three missing as Greek navy helicopter falls in Aegean: Report

Athens - Three Greek navy personnel were missing Thursday after their helicopter crashed into the Aegean Sea during an exercise, the state Athens News Agency reported.

Rescue crews recovered the wreckage after the incident near the island of Leros, but the two pilots and one engineer on board were still unaccounted for.

Other navy vessels in the exercise are participating in the search in addition to a helicopter and an army transport plane, ANA said.