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NTSB Investigates Fatal New York Tour Helicopter Crash in East River

By R&WI Staff | March 13, 2018
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Liberty Helicopters New York AS350

Photo courtesy of Liberty Helicopters

A New York City helicopter tour company helicopter crashed into the East River Sunday — killing five passengers. The pilot safely escaped.

The Airbus Helicopters AS350 B2 belonged to Liberty Helicopters, a tourism operator offering 15-minute helicopter rides around major New York city landmarks.

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The NTSB is investigating the incident.

Read more at USA Today.

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