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#Helicopter Crash

# helicopter-crash - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

11 dead and six missing after helicopter crash in southeast Colombia

The Blackhawk helicopter was carrying 17 military personnel when it went down.

# helicopter-crash - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Kobe Bryant autopsy report: Helicopter crash pilot had no drugs in system

Nine people, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna, died in the 26 January crash.

# helicopter-crash - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Kobe Bryant's widow shares emotional tribute to the basketball legend on Instagram

It’s the first time Vanessa Bryant has spoken about her husband’s death.

# helicopter-crash - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Bodies being recovered from scene of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash

LA County sheriff Alex Villanueva said it would take some time for all of the bodies to be recovered and identified.

# helicopter-crash - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Six bodies found after tour helicopter crashes in Hawaii, one person still missing

Search operations to find the final person have been suspended until the fog lifts.

# helicopter-crash - Thursday 6 December, 2018

From The42 Cause of Leicester City helicopter crash revealed by investigators as accident report is published Tragedy

Cause of Leicester City helicopter crash revealed by investigators as accident report is published

A helicopter crash outside the King Power Stadium killed five people on board in October.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 9 November, 2018

From The42 Leicester City reveal plans for statue in tribute to late owner Srivaddhanaprabha Honour

Leicester City reveal plans for statue in tribute to late owner Srivaddhanaprabha

Srivaddhanaprabha’s son announced the move as ‘a permanent and fitting tribute to the man that made it all possible.’

# helicopter-crash - Sunday 28 October, 2018

From The42 Leicester's Thai boss killed in helicopter crash RIP

Leicester's Thai boss killed in helicopter crash

A stream of fans already fearing the worst had laid out flowers, football scarves and Buddhist prayers in tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

Leicester helicopter crash: Police appeal for public's 'patience' as investigation continues

Leicester City’s owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha is feared dead in the wake of the crash.

# helicopter-crash - Monday 16 July, 2018

Life jacket and helmet from Rescue 116 discovered by fisherman

The items were discovered by a fisherman one nautical miles off Achill Island.

# helicopter-crash - Monday 3 April, 2017

'We are truly overwhelmed by all your love': Family pays tribute to helicopter crash victims

Relatives of the victims have told how their lives changed in an instant.

# helicopter-crash - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche

The death toll of the avalanche is now at 15.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 9 December, 2016

Man found alive two weeks after helicopter crash in remote jungle

Yohanes Syahputra hadn’t eaten in days and had wounds on his hands, waist and legs when he was found.

# helicopter-crash - Monday 8 August, 2016

Baby killed in helicopter crash in Nepal

There were five adults and one infant on board as well as the pilot. There were no survivors.

# helicopter-crash - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Four British tourists and two Australians among seven killed in New Zealand helicopter crash

Debris was spread over several hundred metres with the main part of the craft lodged in ice.

# helicopter-crash - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Man arrested after helicopter crash at Longford pub Longford This post contains videos

Man arrested after helicopter crash at Longford pub

No one was seriously injured.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 8 May, 2015

Ambassadors of Norway and Philippines killed in helicopter crash

The aircraft carrying them has crashed into a school in northern Pakistan.

# helicopter-crash - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Ten people, including two Olympians, killed as helicopters collide mid-air

Camille Muffat was a gold medallist at London 2012.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 14 March, 2014

“Tireless work in securing peace..”: Tributes for Edward Haughey, following crash tragedy

The 70-year-old businessman and former senator died in a helicopter crash in Norfolk. Three others also lost their lives.

# helicopter-crash - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

US Air Force helicopter crashes on English coast with four crew believed dead

It is not thought that anyone in the surrounding area has been injured but an assessment on possible munitions on board is taking place.

# helicopter-crash - Monday 2 December, 2013

Ninth body found in Glasgow helicopter wreckage

Eight people had been confirmed dead, but a body was pulled from the wreckage early this morning.

# helicopter-crash - Saturday 30 November, 2013

"He's dead": Son's desperate vigil for father at wrecked Glasgow pub

“As soon as I came running around and saw where they were searching I thought that’s exactly where he sits — he’s dead.”

# helicopter-crash - Friday 23 August, 2013

Three still missing after helicopter crashes into sea near Shetland

The aircraft ditched in the sea near the islands, over 80km north of mainland Scotland, shortly before 7pm.

# helicopter-crash - Thursday 4 April, 2013

'Substantial damage' to air ambulance during rescue operation

The helicopter’s rotor blades struck electrical wires while attempting to land in a field last July to collect a casualty.

# helicopter-crash - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added ice hockey humiliation

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 23 March, 2012

Video: Investigation into dramatic Afghan helicopter crash Afghanistan This post contains videos

Video: Investigation into dramatic Afghan helicopter crash

The ISAF aircraft struck the snow-covered ground, narrowly missing people on the ground.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 16 March, 2012

Turkish soldiers killed after helicopter crashes into building Helicopter Crash This post contains videos

Turkish soldiers killed after helicopter crashes into building

Two girls and 12 soldiers were killed in this morning’s crash.

# helicopter-crash - Sunday 5 February, 2012

James Cameron's film partners killed in helicopter crash

US cinematographer Mike deGruy and Australian producer Andrew Wright were killed when their helicopter crashed shortly after take-off yesterday.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 20 January, 2012

Deadly 24 hours in Afghanistan as 10 NATO troops killed

Four soldiers were shot dead, while another six were killed in a helicopter crash.

# helicopter-crash - Friday 11 November, 2011

Mexico's interior minister dies in helicopter crash

Francisco Blake Mora, who was the government’s strongman on the country’s violent drugs war, was among the eight victims of a helicopter crash outside Mexico City today.

# helicopter-crash - Monday 3 October, 2011

THE AIR ACCIDENT Investigation Unit is investigating a helicopter crash in Taughmaconnell, Co Roscommon yesterday evening. One person was on board at the time, but was not injured. It is understood the helicopter, a Robinson 44, came down at around 8pm. The AAIU travelled to the scene for an initial inquiry last night and is carrying out a technical analysis of the crash site this morning.

# helicopter-crash - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

From The42 Former rally champ McRae responsible for tragic helicopter crash Verdict

Former rally champ McRae responsible for tragic helicopter crash

A Scottish judicial investigation has determined rally driver Colin McCrae to have been at fault for the 2007 helicopter crash that killed him and three passengers.

# helicopter-crash - Thursday 18 August, 2011

ABC crew killed in chopper crash in South Australia

Australia’s national broadcaster mourns the loss of three of its experienced crew following a helicopter crash yesterday.

# helicopter-crash - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Taliban forces who downed US helicopter 'killed by air strikes'

The US military says the insurgents who killed 38 US and Afghani troops have themselves been killed by F16 fighter jets.

# helicopter-crash - Sunday 7 August, 2011

Killed US troops 'were from unit which took out Osama bin Laden'

Members of the now-famous Seal Team 6 were among 38 people killed when insurgents shot down a helicopter in Afghanistan yesterday.

# helicopter-crash - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# helicopter-crash - Friday 29 October, 2010

Four injured in helicopter crash

Two PSNI officers among the group which escaped major injury in crash near scene of weekend tragedy.

# helicopter-crash - Thursday 28 October, 2010

A HELICOPTER has crashed in the Mourne Mountains, close to the site of Saturday afternoon’s crash which killed three people. RTÉ reports that the crash took place in an area close to the spot on which Ian Woodridge and Charlie Stisted were killed on Saturday; there are no reports, however, of any fatalities. More as we get it.

# helicopter-crash - Monday 25 October, 2010

Crash victim was ‘close friends’ with Prince Charles

Princes Harry and William are said to be in ‘deep shock’ after the head of the Guards Polo Club died in Co Down.

# helicopter-crash - Sunday 24 October, 2010

Three confirmed dead after Co Down helicopter crash

Three English tourists have been killed after their helicopter crashed in the Mourne Mountains after a shooting trip.