Sat, Sep 26, 2009
Bloomberg Was Not Aboard At The Time
New Jersey State Troopers were not expecting a helicopter
belonging to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg to arrive at Giants
Stadium before Thursday's U2 concert, and yet, there it was landing
in a shuttle bus parking lot.
Though Bloomberg is a pilot, he was not flying the helo when it
made what was described as a "practice landing" at the stadium.
Pilot Toby Wilson had flown Mayor Bloomberg to New Jersey, who then
took a car the rest of the way to the stadium.
The Associated Press reports Wilson was allowed to leave after
telling the troopers he would not be back. State Police Sgt.
Stephen Jones said ATC at Teterboro tracked the flight to the
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