Thu, Apr 17, 2008
Boy Rescued Wednesday Morning
A teenage boy was the only survivor among five people onboard a
helicopter that went down Tuesday, 120 miles northeast of
Authorities told The Associated Press the Eurocopter AS350 B2
(type shown above) crashed in heavy snow west of Sheep Mountain.
The helicopter, operated by Era Aviation, was ferrying state
technicians working on radio sites, according to NTSB Regional
Director Jim LaBelle.
Poor weather thwarted initial search efforts, but a state patrol
helicopter spotted the wreckage just before 0800 AKDT
Alaskan State Troopers identified the victims as pilot Benoit
Pin, and passengers Thomas E. Middleton; Joseph C. O'Donnell; and
Michael D. Seward.
The fifth person onboard the downed helo, 14-year-old Quinn
Ellington, was airlifted to a nearby hospital with
non-life-threatening injuries, according to state patrol
spokeswoman Megan Peters.
Only Time Will Tell If The Booster Is Truly Reusable On November 23, 2015 Blue Origin achieved a first in rocketry and spaceflight history when their New Shepard launch vehicle suc>[...]
Facility Earmarked For Work On Falcon 8X And Falcon 5X Airplanes Dassault Falcon Jet has completed another major expansion of its Little Rock Completion Center that will add 350,00>[...]
First-Ever Forum Of Its Type Draws Over 800 International Officials Over 800 Ministers and senior officials from States, UN and international organizations have gathered at the Hea>[...]
Kremlin Say There Was No Violation Of Turkish Airspace Tensions between Russia and Turkey, and by extension NATO, escalated Tuesday when a Russian Su-24 was shot down by Turkey aft>[...]
AD NUMBER: 2015-23-06 PRODUCT: Certain Airbus Model A330-200, A330-300, and A340-300 series airplanes.>[...]