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Big City: A Helicopter Had a Deadly Crash in the East River. Should These Tourist Flights Finally Be Banned?

Big City: A Helicopter Had a Deadly Crash in the East River. Should These Tourist Flights Finally Be Banned?

The wreckage of the Airbus AS350 sightseeing helicopter that crashed into the East River this week.
U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Iraq With Seven Aboard

U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Iraq With Seven Aboard

A United States Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter, like the one above, crashed in western Iraq on Thursday.
U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Iraq With Seven Aboard

U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Iraq With Seven Aboard

A United States Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter, like the one above, crashed in western Iraq on Thursday.
U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Iraq With Seven Aboard

U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Iraq With Seven Aboard

A United States Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter, like the one above, crashed in western Iraq on Thursday.
All 7 U.S. Troops Aboard Helicopter Killed in Crash in Iraq

All 7 U.S. Troops Aboard Helicopter Killed in Crash in Iraq

A United States Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter, like the one above, crashed in western Iraq on Thursday, killing all seven service members aboard.
For a Moment in Russia, Gold Falls From the Sky

For a Moment in Russia, Gold Falls From the Sky

Some 172 bars of doré, a gold-silver alloy, were recovered from the runway in Yakutsk, Russia.
F.A.A. Halts ‘Doors-Off’ Helicopter Flights After New York Crash

F.A.A. Halts ‘Doors-Off’ Helicopter Flights After New York Crash

A helicopter crash in New York City on Sunday resulted in the deaths of five passengers.
All 7 U.S. Troops Aboard Helicopter Killed in Crash in Iraq

All 7 U.S. Troops Aboard Helicopter Killed in Crash in Iraq

A United States Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter, like the one above, crashed in western Iraq on Thursday, killing all seven service members aboard.
For a Moment in Russia, Gold Falls From the Sky

For a Moment in Russia, Gold Falls From the Sky

Some 172 bars of doré, a gold-silver alloy, were recovered from the runway in Yakutsk, Russia.
Helicopter Crash on Great Barrier Reef Kills 2 American Tourists

Helicopter Crash on Great Barrier Reef Kills 2 American Tourists

An image from a video shows the body of a helicopter crash victim being transported Wednesday to Queensland, Australia.
Passenger’s Harness May Have Tripped Switch in Deadly Helicopter Crash

Passenger’s Harness May Have Tripped Switch in Deadly Helicopter Crash

Five passengers were killed on March 11 after a tourist helicopter crashed in the East River.
U.N. Renews Push to Solve Its Biggest Mystery: Hammarskjold’s Death
Months Before Deadly Crash, Helicopter Pilots Warned of Safety Issues

Months Before Deadly Crash, Helicopter Pilots Warned of Safety Issues

All five passengers were killed when a tourist helicopter crashed into the East River on March 11. The pilot was the lone survivor of the crash, which has focused scrutiny on the company that operates
Months Before Deadly Crash, Helicopter Pilots Warned of Safety Issues

Months Before Deadly Crash, Helicopter Pilots Warned of Safety Issues

All five passengers were killed when a tourist helicopter crashed into the East River on March 11. The pilot was the lone survivor of the crash, which has focused scrutiny on the company that operates

Israel Suspected of Striking Syrian Air Base

Videos posted online appeared to show missiles over Homs Province, where a military base was struck on Monday, and fast-moving aircraft were heard over Lebanon.
6 Killed in Plane Crash at Arizona Golf Course

6 Killed in Plane Crash at Arizona Golf Course

A flight crew at Scottsdale Airport in Arizona in 2013. A single-engine plane crashed shortly after takeoff on Monday evening after leaving the airport, the authorities said.
6 Killed in Plane Crash at Arizona Golf Course

6 Killed in Plane Crash at Arizona Golf Course

A flight crew at Scottsdale Airport in Arizona in 2013. A single-engine plane crashed shortly after takeoff on Monday evening after leaving the airport, the authorities said.
Military Plane Crashes in Algeria, Killing at Least 257

Military Plane Crashes in Algeria, Killing at Least 257

The transport plane carrying soldiers, civilians and independence fighters slammed into a field shortly after takeoff on Wednesday.
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