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If Super Pumas are grounded, why not the governor’s (and what was that ‘other’ helicopter at the ski marathon)?


A Super Puma helicopter that killed 13 people when it crashed off the coast of west Norway on Friday is a “next generation” model of the two rescue helicopters used by The Governor of Svalbard, so a worldwide grounding of the fleet doesn’t apply to the local aircraft, according to officials.