Alleged preferential treatment and unsafe practices are just two
of the reasons the FAA has refused to sign off on a plan by
officials in DeLand, FL and skydivers to retain a famous sky
diving drop zone open with the construction of a new airport
A pilot, with a reported 20 years experience flying similar
aircraft, and his wife suffered non-life threatening injuries
Wednesday in the crash of an experimental, amateur-built helicopter
in rural Douglas County, KS.