helicopter

A Black Hawk helicopter (file).
Kochavi's helicopter malfunctions, almost crashes

The pilots managed to reactivate the proper engine when the helicopter was a mere 30 meters from the ground.

08/07/2020
Families of victims who died alongside Kobe Bryant sue helicopter company

Vanessa Bryant, Kobe's widow, filed a separate wrongful death lawsuit in late February against the helicopter owners and operators.

An IAF Yasur helicopter, often used in search-and-rescue missions
IAF: November crash of Yasur helicopter could have been prevented

Final report accuses manufacturer of not telling IAF of defect after it was identified.

Pilot in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash counseled by FAA after 2015 incident

The FAA said Ara Zobayan was piloting an AS350 helicopter in May 2015 when he violated rules governing the airspace around Los Angeles International Airport.

By REUTERS
22/02/2020
Kobe helicopter engines, no sign of 'catastrophic internal failure'

In one key new disclosure about the crash, the NTSB investigative update said: "viewable sections of the engines showed no evidence of an uncontained or catastrophic internal failure."

By REUTERS
09/02/2020
Kobe Bryant is pictured with his daughter Gianna at the WNBA All Star Game at Mandalay Bay Events Ce
Emergency 911 phone calls on Kobe Bryant crash show concerns about fog

The twin-engine Sikorsky S-76B slammed into a hillside and killed all nine people on board.

By REUTERS
04/02/2020
Lakers honor Bryants, others lost in helicopter crash

The Lakers put the names of all nine people killed in the crash on the Jumbotron, then after brief comments from the public address announcer, the arena recognized a 24.2-second moment of silence.

By REUTERS
01/02/2020
Vanessa Bryant thanks supporters in wake of Kobe, Gianna deaths

"My girls and I want to thank the millions of people who've shown support and love during this horrific time."

By REUTERS
30/01/2020
KOBE BRYANT flanked by his attorneys Pamela Mackey and Harold Haddon pleads not guilty at the arraig
The inconvenient woman

Kobe Bryant represented many of our hopes and dreams and passions, and it is precisely for that reason that it’s critical we see, with compassion for all involved, the full picture.

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