The UH-1 Huey chopper was carrying six U.S. Marines and two Nepalese army officials when it went missing on Tuesday in the earthquake-hit Nepal.
The UH-1 Huey chopper was conducting relief work in Nepal and went missing after Tuesday's 7.3-magnitude quake.
Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Thursday visited the town of Charikot and said the country was "not prepared for a second one so big."
Nepal Earthquake: At Least 65 People Dead In Second Quake; Search For Missing US Helicopter Underway
At least 65 people are dead In Nepal after Tuesday's earthquake while 17 were reported dead in neighboring India.
Where Did The Earthquake In Nepal Hit? Death Toll Climbs After Second Major Tremor Near Mount Everest [MAP]
The 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck the district of Dolakha, some 47 miles northeast of Kathmandu, according to the USGS.
Nepal Earthquake 2015: After Second Disaster, Aid Workers Race To Provide Shelter For Locals Ahead Of Monsoon Season
After a second earthquake, locals and aid workers must start over in some areas to provide basic shelter as Nepal’s monsoon season nears.
For the second time in three weeks, the Himalayan nation has been struck by a massive earthquake. Tuesday's 7.3-magnitude quake has killed at least 42.
In Kathmandu, nine out of 10 surviving school buildings are being used as emergency shelters.
Nepal 2015 Earthquake Update: Thousands Mark End To 13-Day Mourning Period, Death Toll Crosses 8,400
The magnitude-7.8 earthquake, which hit Nepal on April 25, has claimed the lives of over 8,400 people.
Nepal Earthquake 2015 Death Toll Update: More Than 7,500 Dead In Earthquake, 14,500 Injured, Government Says
More than 14,500 were injured by the magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25. Eight million people have been affected by the disaster.
"To many, the dichotomy between what happened on Everest in the days after the quake and what hasn’t been happening everywhere else is striking."
Delivery of international aid may be impeded by the closure of the main airport's runway to large planes, which have damaged its surface since the earthquake.
Nepal Earthquake: US To Send Up To 500 Troops, Aircraft And Equipment To Disaster-Hit Country, Amid Aid Slowdown
Along with aircraft and other equipment, as many as 500 American troops are expected on the ground in Nepal in coming days.
Diseases are spreading in isolated areas of Nepal, where residents have been cut off by landslides.
Nepal's deep-seated menstrual taboos and a dearth of female sanitary products threatens to exacerbate health problems.
Nepal Earthquake 2015: Relief Material Piles Up At Airport As Imminent Monsoon Brings Threat Of Diseases
Supplies are being stacked at the country’s only international airport, instead of being delivered to victims of the earthquake.
A week after the earthquake, authorities are shifting their focus to providing relief supplies to survivors in remote areas.
The lack of government assistance has triggered anger among villagers outside Kathmandu as the death toll continues to rise.
Nepal Earthquake: In Tent Cities, Water Shortages, Open Toilets Add To Fears Of Looming Health Disaster
In Nepal, alarm over an impending epidemic is pervading the country's tent cities, and relief workers are scrambling to avoid a health and sanitation crisis.
Nepal Earthquake: More Than 70 Aftershocks Since First Tremor, Quakes Could Last For ‘Months Or Years’
The devastating earthquake that rocked the region last week has affected more than 8 million people across Nepal — and the aftershocks could last for "months or years."
The government had previously closed the Mount Everest route after another avalanche last year killed 16 sherpa guides.
Efforts to provide aid to the country's far-flung regions have been hampered by bad weather and poor road infrastructure.
Residents of the Himalayan foothill district of Sindhupalchok must dig through rubble themselves.
Nepal Earthquake 2015: Relief Workers Aim To Stave Off Cholera, Other Diseases, Amid Camps And Poor Sanitation
Preventing cholera won't be easy in quake-damaged Nepal. But the country's long history with the disease could help.
Four days after a magnitude-7.8 earthquake tore Nepal apart, rescuers continue to pull bodies from fallen buildings. Few survivors remain.
Nepal's government is struggling to cope with rescue and relief efforts while the death toll from Saturday's quake continues to mount. Protesters have taken to the streets.
Kathmandu's airport is not equipped to handle the influx of aid planes coming in.
Hundreds of thousands of people have begun streaming out of the Nepali capital of Kathmandu as looting and rumors of fresh tremors gripped the city.
Quake survivors are relying on meager meals and open-air toilets in sprawling encampments.
Nepal Earthquake Relief: Rural Villages Starved Of Aid, Shelter, Medicine, As Aid Workers Warn Death Toll Could Rise Further
“Children and babies are sleeping in the rain, scores of people have died, and no help has arrived.”