Investigators Believe Weather Is To Blame For Rental Helicopter Crash
The Federal Aviation Administration and the National
Transportation Safety Board are investigating the crash of a rented helicopter as
it attempted to land near a ranch northwest of
“Deputies are investigating the possibility that the pilot was in the process of landing with the aircraft positioned approximately 20 feet off the ground, when it was struck by a gust of wind causing the pilot to lose control,” Blair said.
Three of the four people on board sustained minor
injuries. The helicopter was
transporting passengers from