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Military Helicopter Lands in Emergency near Hamilton-L.B. Owens Field

Friday, December 5, 2014
By George Hatcher
Military Helicopter Lands in Emergency near Hamilton-L.B. Owens Field

A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter made an emergency landing in an open field near Jim Hamilton – L.B. Owens Airport, Columbia, South Carolina, at 4:18 p.m. on December 4. The helicopter, assigned to the 1-111th General Aviation Support Battalion, S.C. Army National Guard military, had to make a precautionary landing after it experienced a... »

Helicopter Pilot Dies during Fair

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
By George Hatcher

Carl R Enlow was killed by a helicopter rotor at the Bloomsburg Pennsylvania town fair. Enlow was a former military helicopter pilot who was giving rides. He was struck after his shift, in an accident. He was med-evaced by LifeFlight helicopter to Geisinger Medical Center where he died. The Heritage Rotors LLC Enstrom F-28C... »

Manang Air Crash in Nepal

Sunday, November 15, 2009
By George Hatcher
Manang Air Crash in Nepal

Pictured: A Manang Air Mil Mi-8MTV-1 Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Michael Fritz What: Manang Air MI-17 helicopter Where: Rodikot, Humla district in mid-western Nepal When: 2009-11-15 11:30 a.m. local time Who: 6 on board. 1 dies, 5 survivors. Why: While attempting to land at the helipad while transporting... »

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