The crash of the fire helicopter in the Aydin province of western Turkish killed a Turkish pilot and one of the crew members, Sinkhua news agency reported.
The crew of the fire helicopter crashed in Turkey was Ukrainian, but not Russian, Russian Consular General to Antalya Mirjalol Husanov told RIA Novosti.
"There were three Ukrainian citizens on the helicopter's board, but not Russian as it was reported earlier. Turkish leased the helicopter from Ukraine," the diplomat said.
According to data of the local authorities, three people from the helicopter were saved.