As the manhunt for the suspected Boston bomber was drawing to a close, and police were checking out a report he was hiding in a boat parked in a backyard, a helicopter using what’s called FLIR technology was hovering overhead to confirm he was indeed inside.
The same model helicopter that crashed Wednesday in a Southwest Miami-Dade parking lot, killing its two passengers, has a devastating past that prompted the manufacturer to issue an order to fix to the fuel tanks.
A Miami teen will go before a federal judge on Tuesday for allegedly pointing a green laser at a Miami-Dade Police Department helicopter.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is investigating one of its own after the county’s police helicopter made a hard landing near Lyons Road and Atlantic Boulevard in Delray Beach.
A Coast Guard helicopter and fixed-wing aircrew medically evacuated a 55-year-old women from a cruise ship Friday, approximately 57 miles north east of Nassau, Bahamas.
A sightseeing trip aboard a small helicopter over the skies of West Palm Beach turned into an adventure nobody expected when the craft suddenly dropped from the sky, smashing into a house and a car before hitting the ground. Amazingly, everyone aboard walked away.
A helicopter pilot was rescued Sunday afternoon by the US Coast Guard after his crashed into the ocean about 20 miles off the coast of South Florida.
The 54-year old helicopter pilot who was rescued after he crashed in the Everglades remains in critical condition at Broward General Medical Center Sunday evening.
A helicopter pilot bound to West Miami-Dade from Orlando crashed in the Everglades miles west of US 27 Saturday morning, but was rescued after an intensive by rescue units from 3 counties.