Helicopter Crash

Midtown Helicopter Crash
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June 11, 2019 - 3:55 pm
The National Safety Transportation Board began its investigation Tuesday after a helicopter pilot was killed in a crash-landing on the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper.
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Midtown Helicopter Crash
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June 10, 2019 - 8:15 pm
The pilot of a helicopter that crash landed on the roof of a high-rise building in Midtown Manhattan on Monday afternoon has died.
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney
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June 10, 2019 - 7:28 pm
One city lawmaker is calling for policy changes following Monday afternoon’s helicopter crash on Seventh Avenue.
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East River Helicopter Crash
Eric Adams via USA TODAY NETWORK
October 21, 2018 - 5:13 pm
The helicopter company behind a deadly East River crash has continued its off-door flights, despite a ban in New York City.
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East River Helicopter Crash
Eric Adams via USA TODAY NETWORK
April 08, 2018 - 11:39 am
An expert said Sunday that the passenger harnesses system used on the helicopter that crashed into the East River last month should never have been operating.
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East River Helicopter Crash
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
April 07, 2018 - 4:27 pm
The pilot of the helicopter that capsized into the East River warned of safety issues months before the deadly crash.
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East River Helicopter Crash
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 26, 2018 - 4:03 pm
The pilot of a helicopter that went down in the East River earlier this month told investigations an emergency fuel shutoff switch had already been flipped off, and a passenger’s restraint harness was spotted underneath it.
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Christopher Raguso and Christopher Zanetis
Photos released by FDNY
March 18, 2018 - 1:08 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of the four Air National Guard members who were killed in a helicopter crash in western Iraq last week.
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East River Helicopter Crash
Eric Adams via USA TODAY NETWORK
March 17, 2018 - 10:41 am
The FAA has ordered no more doors-off flights following Sunday's deadly helicopter crash in the East River.
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East River Helicopter Crash
Eric Adams via USA TODAY NETWORK
March 14, 2018 - 10:12 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- The family of one of the five people killed when the helicopter he was in crashed into the East River on Sunday night has filed a lawsuit. The lawsuit, filed by the parents of 26-year-old Trevor Cardigan, accuses the owner and operators of the helicopter, as well as the...
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