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Air Force: We've Found
Wreckage of Downed Osprey
Dec 4, 2023 6:22 AM CST
Air Force: We've Found Wreckage of Downed Osprey
Divers discover aircraft debris, crew remains off southwestern Japan after crash last week
- US and Japanese divers have discovered wreckage and remains of crew members from a US Air Force Osprey aircraft that crashed last week off southwestern Japan, the Air Force announced Monday. The CV-22 Osprey carrying eight American personnel crashed Wednesday off Yakushima island during a training mission. The body of...
Another Osprey Has Gone
Down, This Time Off Japan
Nov 29, 2023 6:11 AM CST
Another Osprey Has Gone Down, This Time Off Japan
At least one is dead, 5 missing after US military aircraft crashes near Yakushima Island
- A US Osprey has crashed off the coast of Japan, killing at least one of the six people on board. Per CNN , the Japanese coast guard first received word of the aircraft's accident, which took place near Yakushima Island in the southern Kagoshima prefecture, shortly before 3pm local time...
Fighting a Blaze
Crash in Midair
Aug 7, 2023 7:28 AM CDT
Choppers Fighting a Blaze Crash in Midair
3 are dead after 2 firefighting helicopters collide in Southern California
- Three people were killed after two firefighting helicopters collided in Southern California on Sunday while fighting a blaze in Riverside County, emergency officials said. One of the helicopters landed safely, per the AP . "Unfortunately, the second helicopter crashed, and tragically, all three members perished, which included one Cal Fire...
After 12 Deaths in Chopper
Crashes, an Army 'Stand-Down'
Apr 29, 2023 5:30 AM CDT
After 12 Deaths in Chopper Crashes, an Army 'Stand-Down'
Aviators grounded until they undergo training, after 2 crashes in a month's time in Alaska, Kentucky
- The US Army has grounded aviation units for training after 12 soldiers died within the last month in helicopter crashes in Alaska and Kentucky, the military branch announced Friday. The suspension of air operations was effective immediately, with units grounded until they complete the training, said Army spokesperson Lt. Col....
3 Dead as Army
Apr 28, 2023 8:00 AM CDT
3 Dead as Army Helicopters Collide
Apache choppers were returning to Alaska's Fort Wainwright from training flight
- The US Army suffered "an incredible loss" Thursday when two Apache helicopters from Alaska's Fort Wainwright collided while returning from a training mission, killing three soldiers and injuring a fourth. There were two soldiers on each of the helicopters, which collided midair near Healy, about 100 road miles...
2 Years After Billionaire's
Death, His Widow Sues
Apr 3, 2023 1:26 PM CDT
2 Years After Billionaire's Death, His Widow Sues
Petr Kellner, 56, of Czech Republic died while on heli-skiing trip
- The investigation into the crash that killed Czech billionaire Petr Kellner in 2021 still hasn't been completed, but there is a new development: His heirs have sued over what happened in Alaska's backcountry during a heli-skiing trip. In a suit filed just ahead of the two-year statute of...
9 Dead in Crash of
2 Army Helicopters
Mar 30, 2023 9:06 AM CDT
9 Dead in Crash of 2 Army Helicopters
Army says Black Hawk helicopters crashed in Kentucky near Fort Campbell
This story has been updated with new developments
. Nine service members were killed Wednesday night when two HH-60 Blackhawk helicopters crashed during a routine training mission in Kentucky, an Army official tells ABC . The Army says the crash happened around 10pm local time in Trigg County in southwest Kentucky, near...
FBI Seeks Suspect Who
Stole, Crashed Helicopter
Mar 19, 2023 12:09 PM CDT
FBI Seeks Suspect Who Stole, Crashed Helicopter
Suspect ran from the scene at Sacramento airport, authorities say
- The FBI is leading the hunt for a suspect in California who tried to steal a helicopter but may not have known how to fly one. Authorities say the suspect crashed the helicopter on the tarmac at Sacramento Executive Airport soon after starting the aircraft, the
Los Angeles Times
After 'Grotesque Conduct,'
$29M for Kobe Bryant's Family
Mar 1, 2023 6:10 AM CST
After 'Grotesque Conduct,' $29M for Kobe Bryant's Family
Widow Vanessa Bryant had sued over pics taken at scene of crash that killed Kobe, daughter Gianna
- Last summer, a federal jury decided that Vanessa Bryant, widow of retired NBA star Kobe Bryant, was entitled to $15 million from Los Angeles County. The award was bestowed in regard to a lawsuit over photos taken and shared by first responders of the bodies of her husband, 41, and...
No Survivors as Black Hawk
Crashes Along Highway
Feb 16, 2023 12:15 AM CST
No Survivors as Black Hawk Crashes Along Highway
2 Tennessee National Guard members died in the Alabama crash
- A routine training mission ended in tragedy for the Tennessee National Guard members aboard a Black Hawk helicopter that crashed Wednesday near Huntsville, Alabama. The helicopter went down alongside Highway 53 in Madison County around 3pm. CBS News reports videos taken by witnesses show black smoke pouring into the air....
2 Weeks After 'Unthinkable
Tragedy,' a Miracle
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Jan 21, 2023 1:00 PM CST
2 Weeks After 'Unthinkable Tragedy,' a Miracle
Boy injured in helicopter collision comes out of coma
- Nearly two weeks after a helicopter collision off Australia's Gold Coast killed four people and seriously injured three others, news that media outlets are referring to as a "miracle": A 10-year-old boy who was in a coma has come out of it. Nicholas Tadros, who has had several...
Top Ukrainian Officials
Killed in Kyiv Helicopter Crash
Jan 18, 2023 7:08 AM CST
Top Ukrainian Officials Killed in Kyiv Helicopter Crash
Six government officials, including the minister for internal affairs, died alongside children
- A helicopter crashed Wednesday near a kindergarten outside Ukraine's capital, killing at least 16 people, including Ukraine's minister for internal affairs and three children, outlets report. The minister, Denys Monastyrsky, is the highest-ranking government official to die since the war with Russia began, according to the
NFL Quarterback Helps Rescue
Family After Helicopter Crash
Dec 30, 2022 11:33 AM CST
NFL Quarterback Helps Rescue Family After Helicopter Crash
Tampa Bay quarterback Blaine Gabbert turned up on jet ski
- Philadelphia man Hunter Hupp isn't a football player, but he got a big assist from Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Blaine Gabbert on Thursday. Gabbert was one of three men on two jet skis who rescued Hupp and his parents after a helicopter crashed into Hillsborough Bay near downtown Tampa,...
Meteorologist, Pilot Killed
in News Helicopter Crash
Nov 22, 2022 6:03 PM CST
Meteorologist, Pilot Killed in News Helicopter Crash
Pilot did his best to make sure nobody else was hurt in North Carolina crash, police say
- Charlotte, North Carolina news station WTVB is mourning a meteorologist and a pilot killed in a helicopter crash. The Federal Aviation Administration says the two men died when the Robinson R44 helicopter crashed near Interstate 77, NBC reports. No one else was on board. "The WBTV family is grieving...
Another Military Aircraft
Crashes Near Site Where
5 Died the Day Prior
Jun 10, 2022 1:30 AM CDT
Another Military Aircraft Crashes Near Site Where 5 Died the Day Prior
Everyone on board survived the Thursday crash
- A Navy helicopter crashed Thursday and everyone on board survived near the California desert site where a day earlier a Marine Osprey went down, killing all five people aboard , authorities said. Four people were aboard the Navy chopper, which went down around 6pm on a training range while conducting a...
All Aboard Survive Crash
of Sheriff's Helicopter
Mar 20, 2022 2:40 PM CDT
All Aboard Survive Crash of Sheriff's Helicopter
NTSB investigates after 6 are injured
- Authorities on Sunday were investigating the crash of a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department rescue helicopter in Southern California mountains that left six people injured. The department's Air Rescue 5 helicopter crashed shortly before 5pm Saturday while responding to a vehicle that rolled over on a winding road...
4 Dead in Helicopter Crash
During Navy Training Operation
Feb 23, 2022 12:00 AM CST
4 Dead in Helicopter Crash During Navy Training Operation
Navy contractor's copter crashes on Kauai
- The US Navy said Tuesday four people have died in the crash of a contractor’s helicopter on the Hawaii island of Kauai, the AP reports. The Pacific Missile Range Facility said the aircraft crashed on the north side of the installation shortly after 10am. There were no survivors. The...
Police Helicopter Goes Down
in Sea, Killing Officer
Feb 20, 2022 3:05 PM CST
Police Helicopter Goes Down in Sea, Killing Officer
Boaters hurried to rescue 2 officers
- Authorities on Sunday were investigating the cause of a police helicopter crash off the Southern California coast that left one officer dead and another hospitalized with critical injuries. The Huntington Beach officers were responding to a disturbance in the neighboring city of Newport Beach around 6:30pm Saturday when the...
Everyone Survived Chopper
Crash at Miami Beach
Feb 20, 2022 7:01 AM CST
Everyone Survived Chopper Crash at Miami Beach
Two people aboard the helicopter were injured
- A helicopter crashed Saturday into the ocean waters off Miami Beach, plummeting a few feet away from swimmers in a crowded stretch popular among tourists. Two people aboard the chopper were taken to a nearby hospital in stable condition, and no one else appeared to be injured, per the AP...
Survival an 'Absolute Miracle'
After Medical Chopper Crashes
Jan 11, 2022 1:51 PM CST
Survival an 'Absolute Miracle' After Medical Chopper Crashes
4 people, including infant patient, escaped crash in suburban Philadelphia
- A medical helicopter crashed Tuesday in a residential area of suburban Philadelphia with four people on board, including an infant—and are all expected to survive, authorities say. Rescue crews rushed to the crash near a church at an intersection in Upper Darby’s Drexel Hill neighborhood at about 1pm...
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