NYC Helicopter Crash Takeoff Vid Posted by Passenger Minutes Before Going Down
One of the travelers who passed away on that helicopter that crashed into NYC’s East River recorded the airplane’s departure and published it minutes prior to they decreased.
Trevor Cadigan(closest to cam) was tape-recording video as the Eurocopter AS350 took off from a New Jersey heliport. Trevor, and others onboard, provided a thumbs-up and smiled to the cam. Unfortunately, their flight just lasted 11 minutes.
As we reported, the chopper crashed Sunday and knocked down into the river, eliminating all 5 travelers. The pilot, Richard Vance, was the only survivor.
Helicopter plunges into NYC’s East River.
Video credit: @River JJmagers. pic.twitter.com/AvBMARVilH
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Vance informed private investigators a guest’s bag may have struck an emergency situation fuel shut-off button, triggering the chopper to lose power and ultimate crash. The NTSB is examining.
Cadigan was a video reporter from Dallas who worked for Business Insider.