Helicopter Incidents

Marine CH-53E Super Stallion Catches Fire Over Okinawa

A Marine Corps heavy-lift helicopter in Okinawa, Japan, was forced to make an unplanned landing after catching fire during a training flight, Marine officials announced today. The incident took place around 5:20 p.m. local time Wednesday, [...]

Westchester police helicopter emergency landing, smoke in cockpit

Smoke in the cockpit prompted a Westchester County police helicopter to make an emergency landing in New Jersey this morning, Thursday officials said. The helicopter crew was helping the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police search for a [...]

UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter in emergency landing in Austria

A U.S. Black Hawk helicopter executed an emergency landing in Austria after sustaining damage to the aircraft’s tail, Austrian media reports said. About 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, the Black Hawk, which was returning from an exercise [...]

Air Force UH-1 helicopter makes precautionary landing in Prince George’s County

A Joint Base Andrews Air force helicopter made a “precautionary landing” in Prince George’s County Friday morning, said Tech. Sgt. Robert Cloys from Joint Base Andrews. “We currently have a helicopter that made a precautionary landing [...]

Helicopter makes emergency landing in the waters off Long Island

One of the victims in Wednesday morning’s emergency helicopter landing in the waters off Long Island was professional wrestler Shane McMahon, son of World Wrestling Entertainment boss Vince McMahon. The fourth-generation wrestling scion described the moment [...]

UH-60 Black Hawk 101st CAB pilots make emergency landing in Clarksville

CLARKSVILLE – Early on June 16, Penny Johnson received an unusual phone call. “I was awakened by a phone call from a neighbor, who was driving, told me there was a helicopter in my front [...]

Helicopter made an emergency landing in a park after its engine failed

A pilot’s quick thinking saved the lives of his passengers after his helicopter’s engine failed and he was forced to make an emergency landing in a park. The young man was flying the chopper over Sydney’s [...]

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At Newark Airport

NEWARK, NJ — A helicopter made an emergency landing at Newark Airport on Friday afternoon, but there were no injuries to the pilot or its four passengers, authorities say. According to the Port Authority of NY/NJ, [...]

Sikorsky helicopter makes hard landing after take-off at Latur

MAHARASHTRA CHIEF Minister Devendra Fadnavis and five others had a narrow escape when their helicopter crashlanded minutes after taking off from Nilanga in Latur district on Thursday afternoon. None of the six persons on board sustained [...]

Lebanese Army helicopter made an emergency landing in Naccache

BEIRUT: A Lebanese Army helicopter Tuesday made an emergency landing on the seaside road in Naccache, north of Beirut. An army source told that the helicopter had to make a forced landing in the area due [...]

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