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Helicopter Crash

UN Helicopter Crash Could Impact Humanitarian Aid for South Sudan

Noel Molony | Posted 09.11.2014 | 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...

3 Dead After Helicopter Snags Power Line, Crashes

AP | Posted 01.28.2014 | Crime

DENVER (AP) — Authorities were investigating after a helicopter crashed in western Colorado on Monday, killing all three people aboard. Witnesses w...

At Least 1 Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Pub; Fatalities Expected To Rise

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 01.30.2014 | Crime

LONDON (AP) — Rescuers worked through the night and into Saturday morning to rescue an unknown number of people trapped inside a Scottish pub after ...

'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...

U.S. Navy Helicopter Crashes In Red Sea

AP | Posted 11.22.2013 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — The U.S. Navy says a helicopter has crashed in the Red Sea and a search is underway for five crew members aboard. ...

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 Shetla...

U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes In Okinawa

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.05.2013 | World

TOKYO — A U.S. military helicopter crashed Monday at an American base on the southern island of Okinawa, and all four crew members are believed ...

5 Dead In Pennsylvania Helicopter Crash

AP | Posted 09.27.2013 | Crime

NOXEN, Pa. — Severe thunderstorms and heavy fog were reported around the time a helicopter crashed in northeastern Pennsylvania on Saturday, kil...

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...

Coalition Member Killed In U.S. Helicopter Crash In Afghanistan

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 05.16.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A helicopter crashed in southern Afghanistan Saturday, killing one member of the U.S.-led coalition and injuring another in...

5 U.S. Troops Killed In Afghanistan Helicopter Crash

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ and KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 05.11.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan has killed five American service members, officials said Tuesday. Monday night'...

Causes Of Deadly NYC Helicopter Crash Revealed

AP | Posted 03.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A fatal helicopter crash near a New York City heliport in 2011 was likely due to overloading and the pilot's failure to recover from an un...

Helicopter Crashes In London After Hitting Crane

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 03.17.2013 | World

LONDON — A helicopter crashed into a crane and fell on a crowded street in central London during rush hour Wednesday, sending flames and black p...

3 Killed In Medical Helicopter Crash

AP | TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 02.09.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A medical helicopter pilot hit bad weather and was trying to return to the hospital hangar shortly before the aircraft crashed into a ...

Two Officers Dead In Police Helicopter Crash

AP | GREG SCHREIER | Posted 01.04.2013 | Crime

ATLANTA — A low-flying police helicopter searching for a runaway boy hit a power line pole before it plummeted to the ground and exploded, killi...

Helicopter Crash Kills 2 NATO Troops In Afghanistan

AP | HEIDI VOGT | Posted 10.29.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Insurgent rockets killed five Afghan civilians Thursday while they were waiting on the side of a road for a bus in the eas...

Sudan Helicopter Crash Kills Dozens

AP | MOHAMED OSMAN | Posted 08.19.2012 | World

KHARTOUM, Sudan -- A Sudanese helicopter carrying a government delegation crashed in a mountainous southern region on Sunday, killing all 32 people on...

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...

Helicopter Crash In France Kills 5

AP | THOMAS ADAMSON | Posted 09.24.2012 | World

PARIS — All six people on board a helicopter died Wednesday when it crashed in flames in an area often referred to as France's answer to the Gra...

Military Helicopter Crashes In Turkey

AP | Posted 09.21.2012 | World

ANKARA, Turkey — A Turkish paramilitary helicopter crashed Sunday in a southeastern region where troops are fighting Kurdish rebels, killing fou...

Chopper Crashes In Malaysia, 3 Missing

AP | EILEEN NG | Posted 07.20.2012 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- A helicopter has crashed into a river in a Malaysian state on Borneo island, leaving three people missing. A Malaysian fire...

Gunmen Attack Pakistani Army Camp, Kill 7

AP | ZARAR KHAN | Posted 09.07.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Gunmen killed eight people in an attack Monday on a Pakistani army camp near a city where thousands of hardline Islamists stopped o...

Search For Vanished Copter Stymied By Bad Weather

AP | Posted 08.09.2012 | World

HUALLA-HUALLA, Peru — Poor weather continues to impede the search for a helicopter that went missing in Peru's highlands with eight South Korean...