Robinson R44 Helicopter Crashes into Mississippi River

by | Aug 23, 2021 | Aviation Accident, Personal Injury

There was a helicopter crash near St. Francisville, Louisiana on August 20, 2021.  The helicopter, a Robinson R44 crashed into the Mississippi River.  The helicopter had taken off from Lafayette.  The pilot was rescued near the mouth of Bayou Sara near St. Francisville after having been in the water for over twelve hours.  It is unclear at this time what caused the crash.

There have been a number of recent helicopter crashes.  A Robinson R44 Raven II helicopter crashed in Prospect Heights, Illinois on August 11, 2021.  There was a helicopter crash in Argyle, New York on August 7, 2021.  There was a helicopter crash in Anahuac, Texas on August 7, 2021.  A Bell 206 helicopter crashed in Indiana on August 4, 2021.  A Robinson R66 helicopter crashed in Colusa County, California on August 1, 2021.  There was a helicopter crash in Colchester, Vermont on July 30, 2021.  A Robinson R-44 helicopter crashed in Dare County, North Carolina on July 19, 2021.

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