The Israel Air Force is investigating the circumstances of the incident.
In northern Israel, a military helicopter Eurocopter AS565 Panther crashed during an exercise, killing two Defense Army pilots.
It is reported by The Times of Israel.
The third member of the patrol crew was taken to a medical facility with moderate injuries.
His condition is now stable, the patient is being treated in the shock unit, after which the victim will be transferred to the intensive care unit.
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Eurocopter AS565 Panther crashed into the Mediterranean Sea near the port city of Haifa an hour after departure. Locals saw the flames from the shore and called the police.
The media clarify that the military flew at low altitude.
The Israel Air Force is investigating the circumstances of the incident, and training flights have been suspended.
According to preliminary information, a technical malfunction was the cause of the helicopter crash.
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