helicopter

Bodies Of Missing Crew Found After Crash
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — U.S. Coast Guard officials say they’ve recovered the bodies of two crewmen who had been missing since a helicopter crashed in Mobile Bay in Alabama. Authorities say searchers recovered the remains of Lt. Cmdr. Dale Taylor of Snow Hill, N.C.; and Lt. j.g. Thomas Came…
Marines Killed In Helicopter Collision
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Marine Corps says a collision between two helicopters that killed seven Marines happened on the California side of the Chocolate Mountains close to the Arizona border. Lt. Maureen Dooley with the Miramar Air Base in California says Wednesday night’s crash duri…
Weather Thwarts Helicopter Recovery
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A second attempt to retrieve a search and rescue helicopter that crashed last week in northwest Wyoming has been called off. Bridger-Teton National Forest spokeswoman Mary Cernicek says high winds stopped the second attempt on Tuesday. She says poor weather cond…
Weather May Hamper Helicopter Recovery
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Investigators looking into the fatal crash of a search and rescue helicopter in Wyoming say wintry weather may hinder plans to remove the chopper from the backcountry on Friday. Michael Huhn of the National Transportation Safety Board says the probe into Wednesday’…