Helicopter Crashes In New York History (PHOTOS)

09/10/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

This past weekend's crash between a sightseeing helicopter and a small airplane is a terrible reminder of just how highly trafficked New York's airspace is, and how amazing it is that this does not happen more often.

Unfortunately, it also calls to mind the multiple helicopter accidents that have taken place around the city in recent years. Here's a brief rundown:

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