posted on Jun, 24 2005 @ 12:29 AM
The three injured crewmen line is incorrect. The Instructor Pilot, Mike Lee, is dead. the sudent in the front seat is critically injured. The one in
the cabin is ok, by the grace of God.
While in a normal flight, a component came off the helicopter, as witnessed by another crew several hundred feet to the rear of the doomed helicopter.
The nose pitched up, and then the bird fell out of the sky.
"The aircraft was being used for pilot aircraft qualification training, with a crew of three on board, when it experienced a hard landing and
A hard landing? I'd hate to see what their idea of a Sho-Nuff is!