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Helicopter Crash

Helicopter With 13 People Crashes Off Norway's Coast

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 04.29.2016 | World

OSLO, April 29 (Reuters) - A helicopter carrying passengers from a Norwegian oil platform crashed in the North Sea on Friday, killing at least 11 peop...

Teen Dies After Helicopter Crashes Near Arizona Memorial In Hawaii (UPDATE)

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 02.22.2016 | Politics

UPDATE: Feb. 22 -- A 16-year-old male passenger has died from injuries sustained during last week's helicopter crash near the USS Arizona Memorial, Th...

12 Marines Missing In Hawaii Declared Dead (UPDATE)

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.21.2016 | Politics

UPDATE: Jan. 21 -- The U.S. Marine Corps declared the 12 missing Marines dead on Thursday, two days after a massive five-day search for the men was su...

12 Missing After Collision Of 2 Marine Helicopters Off Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 01.15.2016 | Politics

Two military helicopters collided off the coast of the Hawaiian island of Oahu late Thursday night, and a search is underway for 12 missing crew membe...

Surviving The Death Of My Parents

Melanie Stoecklein | Posted 08.24.2016 | Fifty
Melanie Stoecklein

On December 7, 2011, my parents took a scenic helicopter tour for their 25th wedding anniversary. Less than 15 minutes after takeoff, the helicopter c...

Bodies Of 6 Marines In Nepal Crash ID'd

Associated Press | Posted 05.17.2015 | World

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The bodies of six U.S. Marines and two Nepalese soldiers who were aboard a Marine helicopter that crashed during a relief mi...

UN Helicopter Crash Could Impact Humanitarian Aid for South Sudan

Noel Molony | Posted 11.11.2014 | Impact
Noel Molony

Humanitarian organizations are grappling with what it means for our work and the people we serve if aircrafts carrying relief supplies are shot down from the sky with disregard for the lives on board and the people they were traveling to help.

KOMO Employees Mourn Loss Of Colleagues

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.20.2014 | Media

Things have been noticeably different in the KOMO newsroom after a news helicopter crashed and burned Tuesday, killing both the pilot and a photograph...

'Numerous Casualties' After Helicopter Crashes Into Roof Of Glasgow Pub

Reuters | Posted 01.29.2014 | World

* Crash destroys part of pub roof in Scottish city * Police say 32 hurt, media say at least six killed * Police say othe...

4 Dead In Tragic Oil Company Helicopter Crash

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2013 | Business

LONDON, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Four people were killed when a helicopter carrying oil workers crashed into the sea off Scotland's Shetland islands, the ...

Investigation Launched After Third Deadly EagleMed Crash

Posted 06.13.2013 | Crime

The accreditation of EagleMed has been put on hold after one of its helicopters crashed this week, killing one and injuring three. Reports say the tra...

Helicopter Crashes Into Parking Lot, Killing 2

Posted 06.03.2013 | Miami

MIAMI, FL -- A helicopter crashed into a Kendall parking lot Wednesday afternoon, killing two passengers on board. Federal Aviation Administration...

Helicopter Crash In Afghanistan Kills 3 U.S. Soldiers, 8 Others

Reuters | By HEIDI VOGT | Posted 10.16.2012 | World

KABUL, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Eleven people have been killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan, including three U.S. soldiers and...

Reports: U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes In Morocco

Posted 06.11.2012 | World

By Paul Schemm -- The Associated Press RABAT, Morocco — Two U.S. Marines were killed and two severely injured in the crash of a hybrid aircraft, ...

WATCH: Shocking Helicopter Crash

Posted 03.22.2012 | World

Afghanistan. An Apache helicopter. A video camera. An epic crash. No, it's not the latest "Rambo" movie, but rather, an amateur video on YouTube th...

7 Marines Die After Helicopters Collide During Training

Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics

7 U.S. Marines were killed Wednesday night during a training exercise in Arizona when 2 helicopters collided, NBC News reports. CNN and the AP have...

East River Helicopter Crash Investigated

Posted 12.05.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — The man at the helm of a private helicopter that crashed into the East River, killing one passenger and injuring three others, was a...

Helicopter Crashes Into The East River; Five On Board

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.04.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A helicopter carrying four tourists crashed into the East River on Tuesday afternoon after taking off from a launch pad on the riverbank,...

2 Dead After Helicopter Crashes At Marine Corps Base

Patch | Posted 11.19.2011 | Los Angeles

Two people aboard a Marine Corps helicopter died Monday after a mishap, according to base officials. The AH-1W Cobra went down at approximately 1 p...

WATCH: Helicopter Almost Lands On Skateboarders

Posted 07.09.2011 | Denver

A helicopter with four people inside made a nose-first emergency landing near the finish line of a skateboarding race near Golden. Dozens of spectator...

Is the 'Golden Hour' a Myth?

Christine Negroni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christine Negroni

The Golden Hour is that all-important period when the ill or injured must be treated in order to have the best outcome.

Please Don't Call Them Heroes

Christine Negroni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Christine Negroni

Like a well-powered rotor the air ambulance industry spins into an ever bigger enterprise, requiring ever more riders.

EMS Helicopter Pilot Worries: 'If They Knew What I Knew, Even the Nurse and Paramedic Wouldn't get on Board'

Christine Negroni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Negroni

The crash this morning of an emergency medical helicopter in Tennessee that killed three people is another tragic reminder of the crisis in medical aviation.

TV Helicopter Crashes In Brazil (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) SAO PAULO — A TV news helicopter pilot steered his crippled, out-of-control aircraft away from a busy highway before crashing in a grassy field...

NASA Helicopter Crash Test (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Good news for anybody waiting to purchase a helicopter until they improve crash test ratings. A deployable energy absorber (think "honeycomb airbag")...