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New York City Police and Fire Department personnel secure the scene in front of a building in midtown Manhattan where a helicopter crash landed, Monday, June 10, 2019.
AP Photo/Richard Drew
June 11, 2019 - 8:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a Manhattan helicopter crash (all times local): 9:45 p.m. A New York congresswoman is calling on the Federal Aviation Administration to ban "non-essential" helicopter flights over Manhattan following a crash in the city. Rep. Carolyn Maloney vowed Monday to hold the...
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The FDNY responds to a helicopter crash on the roof of a Midtown building in New York City.
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June 10, 2019 - 2:32 pm
By Eric Levenson, Shimon Prokupecz and Miguel Marquez, CNN (CNN) - - A helicopter crash-landed on the roof of a midtown Manhattan building Monday, sparking a fire and killing one person believed to be the pilot, New York City officials said. Mayor Bill de Blasio said there was no indication that...
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Easter egg hunt
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Dan Wing
April 19, 2019 - 11:10 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Easter egg hunt being held in Northeast Philadelphia on Saturday afternoon is going above and beyond to make sure it's one that kids, and even most parents, will never forget. They've got a helicopter coming by to rain eggs down on a hunt below. While the thought...
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Many roads in Center City are closed until 3 p.m. Sunday due to a heavy equipment helicopter lift operation, according to SEPTA.
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Andrew Kramer
February 17, 2019 - 9:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Many roads in Center City are closed until 3 p.m. Sunday due to a heavy equipment helicopter lift operation, according to SEPTA . As this helicopter moves equipment around Center City today there are street closures and @SEPTA detours. Stay with @KYWTraffic1060 for...
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October 03, 2018 - 8:21 am
By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press Penn State said Tuesday that it has stopped using helicopters to make announcements outside the football stadium after a state police chopper flew so low over an unruly tailgating crowd that it sent tents and other items flying. A university police spokeswoman...
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In this Dec. 13, 2017, file photo, Will Smith arrives at the U.S. premiere of "Bright" in Los Angeles.
Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File
September 25, 2018 - 9:01 pm
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER GORGE, Ariz. (AP) — Like a scene out of a high-octane action movie that he would star in, Will Smith celebrated his 50th birthday Tuesday by successfully bungee jumping from a helicopter near the Grand Canyon. Cameras, which captured the stunt for a livestream on YouTube,...
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A flight of Apache and Blackhawk helicopter from the Idaho National Guard perform a fly over prior to the first half against the Idaho Vandals at Bronco Stadium.
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Ian Bush
September 25, 2018 - 5:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia area is the winner in the race to replace the U.S. military's Vietnam-era Huey helicopter. Boeing in Ridley Park will fit the chopper made by Leonardo in Northeast Philly with what the Air Force needs to guard nuclear weapons. "It's certainly fast. It...
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A crashed helicopter lies in the marsh grass near the Ocean City airport at 28th Street.
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Mike Dougherty
August 10, 2018 - 10:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials in Ocean City, New Jersey, say a small helicopter went down in a marshy area on Friday morning, and two people were taken to the hospital with injuries that were not life threatening. It happened just after 9:30 a.m. near the Ocean City Municipal Airport...
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Redoine Faid and the helicopter he escaped in
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July 03, 2018 - 11:30 am
By Lori Hinnant and Alex turnbull, Associated Press NANTERRE, France (AP) — French investigators believe a team of four or five loyal accomplices carried out the brazen prison helicopter escape of one of France's most notorious criminals. The armed, masked men took a helicopter pilot hostage,...
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