Hawaii: Tour helicopter overturns in hard-landing near Hilo Airport

Posted on July 25, 2013 • Filed under: Hawaii, Tourist Warning, Travel News, United-States

As reported by awaiinewsnow.com,Tthe Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating after a tour helicopter made a hard landing about a block away from the Hilo Airport Thursday afternoon. Photos sent to Hawaii News Now show the helicopter lying on its side in an empty field. Moments before the hard landing, FAA officials say the pilot declared an emergency due to engine failure. Read Article

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