Dark Night Flight Into Terrain, Part 2

Altimeter from the UH-1H crash. Photo credit: NTSB
In Part 1, we discussed the circumstances surrounding the crash of a Bell UH-1H in New Mexico. The 57-year-old pilot was employed by Sapphire Aviation in September 2017, just four months before the accident. He had been a law enforcement pilot for the California Highway Patrol for 20 years, then a...

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