Pilot ‘steered helicopter from crowds’ before Beijing crash

Rescue workers and investigators work at the site of a helicopter crash in Beijing, China, July 30, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

BEIJING (Reuters) – A civilian helicopter crashed into a parking lot in the Chinese capital on Monday after the pilot managed to steer the aircraft away from crowded areas, the state-run Beijing Youth Daily said. No one on the ground was injured, Beijing police said on Chinese social network Weibo. Four people onboard suffered minor […]

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