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Birdstrike Cause of USAF Crash

By George Hatcher

A bird strike on the HH-60G Pave Hawk at 110ft at 126mph caused the crash of a helicopter on a moonlight training mission on the Norfolk Wildlife Trust reserve, killing staff Sgt Afton Ponce, Capt Christopher Stover, Technical Sgt Dale Matthews and Capt Sean Ruane. The crew was confirmed dead at the scene. The... »

Sikorsky Crash off Bintulu Coast

By George Hatcher

On December 12, 2013 at 7L45 a.m., a MHS Aviation Sikorsky S-76C #9M-STE had eight aboard when the flight encountered bad weather. They were flying to identify oil and gas exploration sites when weather forced them to ditch in the sea 159 kilometers off the coast of Bintulu. The helicopter was leased from MHS... »

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  • Rossiya Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Russia https://t.co/eP9waVh1PQ
    about 4 hours ago
  • Volaris Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Guadalajara https://t.co/T0aXrjEDHk
    about 4 hours ago
  • Interjet Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Problems https://t.co/6B7zHv43Cg
    about 4 hours ago
  • Alaska Airlines Flight Diverts to Los Angeles due to Odor in Cabin https://t.co/Ri04Di76fj
    about 5 hours ago
  • The group Solidaridad con Niños consisted of mothers and childcare providers intended to deliver toys and books https://t.co/F2jAt1iEUh
    about 5 hours ago