Federal crash investigators are reporting the cause of a twilight sightseeing helicopter crash that killed a pilot and four tourists near Las Vegas in December 2011.
A billionaire business owner who died along with four others in a 2010 helicopter crash allowed his 5-year-old daughter to sit on his lap in the co-pilot’s seat where she apparently kicked the flight controls and caused the accident, according to federal investigators.
Federal investigators are looking at unexpected turns and a sudden climb that a sightseeing helicopter made moments before last week’s deadly crash near Lake Mead.
Federal investigators have wrapped up their work in last week’s deadly helicopter crash near Lake Mead.
A Kansas couple celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary were among the five people who died in the crash of a tour helicopter near Lake Mead.
Recovery efforts resume today for the five people who died after a tour helicopter crash near Lake Mead.