NTSB Issues Preliminary Report On N.Y. Helicopter Crash

The pilot of an Airbus Helicopters AS350B2 Ecureuil that crashed into the East River in New York City on March 11, killing all five passengers, thought the engine had failed as he attempted to land the helicopter, the NTSB said in a preliminary accident report. Released on March 26, the preliminary...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and unmanned aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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