Stories tagged: helicopter crash
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 8:10 p.m.
A solider from Spokane was killed Sunday in a helicopter crash in Iraq, the Pentagon announced.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 10:09 a.m.
A Russian helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff Saturday in Siberia, killing all 18 people aboard, mostly oil workers, authorities said.
Sat., June 9, 2018, 1:13 p.m.
Authorities say a helicopter hit power lines and crashed into a river in eastern Wisconsin.
Wed., March 21, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
A helicopter carrying American tourists crashed at a coral-viewing site on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, killing two and injuring two others, police said.
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
All seven service members aboard a U.S. helicopter that crashed in Iraq were killed, the Pentagon said Friday in a written statement.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 6:22 p.m.
Investigators recovered a flight data recorder and a GoPro camera Tuesday as they tried to determine the cause of a deadly helicopter crash in the East River and figure out …
Sun., March 11, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
A helicopter crashed into New York City’s East River Sunday night and flipped upside down in the water, killing two of the six people aboard and leaving three others in …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
A military helicopter carrying officials who were assessing damage from a powerful earthquake flipped as it was attempting to land in southern Mexico, crashing on top of people who had …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Four survivors of a deadly tour helicopter crash onto the jagged rocks of the Grand Canyon were being treated at a Nevada hospital on Sunday while crews tackled difficult terrain …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 11:19 p.m.
A helicopter crashed into a Southern California home shortly after takeoff on Tuesday, killing three people and injuring two others, officials said
Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 11:06 a.m.
A husband and wife who pushed for political change in Zimbabwe, an adventurous Texas investor and a pair of decorated pilots died in a fiery helicopter crash in a remote …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 6:29 p.m.
Duo last performed in the Spokane area in August 2014 with a headlinging set at the Festival at Sandpoint.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 11:13 a.m.
BELVIDERE, N.C. – The North Carolina Highway Patrol says four people have been killed in the crash of a medical helicopter. Patrol spokesman Master Trooper Christopher Knox said the Duke …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
Mourners have gathered for the funeral of a Virginia state trooper who died in the fatal crash of a helicopter that had been monitoring a violent, white nationalist protest in …
Mon., April 17, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
An Army helicopter with three crew members on board went down on a Maryland golf course Monday, authorities and witnesses said. One person said he saw the chopper “spinning” before …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:17 a.m.
A helicopter ferrying an injured skier off the slopes crashed Tuesday into a mountainside in central Italy, killing all six people aboard in the latest tragedy to hit a region …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 7:19 p.m.
Two bodies were pulled Thursday from the sunken wreckage of a helicopter that crashed inside the Port of Los Angeles breakwater, authorities said.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 11:10 a.m.
Federal investigators say a 2014 Seattle news helicopter crash that killed two men on board was likely caused by a loss of hydraulic boost to both the tail rotor and …
Tue., July 5, 2016, 12:10 p.m.
A helicopter carrying military personnel and their family members has crashed in Turkey’s Black Sea region on Tuesday, killing seven people on board, an official said. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim …
Mon., June 27, 2016, 12:50 p.m.
The Colombian army says 17 people were killed aboard a military helicopter when it plunged to the ground.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 2:51 p.m.
Norwegian investigators say last week’s helicopter accident in western Norway that killed 13 people was caused by technical failure and not human error.
Thu., Nov. 6, 2014, 8:14 p.m.
The Boise fire chief says a National Guard helicopter has crashed and emergency crews have responded.
Sat., March 22, 2014, 12:40 p.m.
SEATTLE (AP) — Video shows that a news helicopter that went down in Seattle and killed two people this week began rotating at takeoff before it pitched forward in a …
Wed., March 19, 2014
Tuesday morning’s fatal helicopter crash in Seattle bore many similarities to a wreck that killed a TV photographer and contracted pilot during Bloomsday 1985. Gary Brown, a KREM-TV photographer, and …
Thu., Jan. 9, 2014, 7:19 a.m.
Police say the bodies of four U.S. Air Force crew members, including two from the Northwest, have been recovered from the site of a helicopter crash in eastern England. Capt. …
Mon., June 24, 2013, 3:17 p.m.
A man was injured this morning after a helicopter he was piloting crashed into a cherry orchard in Grant County.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2011, 7:29 a.m.
Two Army helicopters crashed Monday night at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in an accident that killed four soldiers, a military spokesman said late Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 19, 2011, 5:40 p.m.
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) — A helicopter that went down during a training exercise at Southern California’s Camp Pendleton killed two Marines and set off a fast-moving brush fire on …
Wed., Sept. 1, 2010, 8:17 a.m.
Devastated co-workers of two Idaho Department of Fish and Game fisheries biologists killed in a helicopter crash Tuesday remember them as dedicated, passionate about their jobs and fun to be …
Tue., Aug. 31, 2010, 11 a.m.
A helicopter chartered by the Idaho Fish and Game Department agency plunged into a travel trailer and crashed today on a downtown street in the small town of Kamiah, killing …