U.S. Helicopter Accidents In Third Year Of Decline

The number of U.S. helicopter accidents fell for the third year in a row in 2016, according to the FAA. Helicopters were involved in 106 accidents in the U.S. in 2016, down from 121 in 2015, a 12% decrease. Fatal accidents remained the same at 17. The overall accident rate fell to 3.19 accidents per...

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