Algiers, Tunisia, December 16: the Algerian defense ministry said in a statement on December 16 that a helicopter of the Algerian Navy crashed on the same day, killing three crew members. The statement said that on the morning of the 16th, an Algerian Navy rescue helicopter crashed in the sea area about 50 kilometers west of the capital Algiers while conducting flight training, killing three crew members. < / P > < p > in recent years, several aircraft crashes have occurred in Algerian military. In May 2019, a helicopter of the Afghan air force crashed in the southeastern Wade Province, injuring two crew members. In February 2019, a helicopter of the Afghan air force crashed in the western province of Tiaret, killing two people on board.