On November 17, at about 4:00 p.m. two Pasadena Police Helicopters were involved in an incident where their rotator blades were believed to have touched during a maneuver at the police heliport. The air crews from both helicopters sustained minor injuries. Five police officers and 1 civilian observer were all transported to local area hospitals by the Pasadena Fire Department.
Both OH-58 aircraft sustained extensive damage. The National Transportation Safety Board will conduct the investigation.
For More Information:
Lt. Phlunte’ Riddle: (626) 744-7875
Watch Commander: (626) 744-4620