A Eurocopter EC 130 B4 tour helicopter crashed on Hawaii’s Molokai island last Thursday, killing the pilot and all four passengers, according to preliminary press reports. The single-engine rotorcraft was said to have slammed into a mountain ridge near an elementary school shortly after a heavy downpour and was engulfed in flames. The rotorcraft, which was operated by Blue Hawaiian Helicopters, was less than a year old. Reports say the helicopter was on a 45-minute tour that departed ...

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