Helicopter Crash That Killed 5 In NYC Caught On Camera | TODAY

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A helicopter on a sightseeing tour of New York City plunged into the East River, killing five passengers, and the chilling moment was caught on camera. The pilot somehow scrambled to safety. NBC’s Tom Costello reports for TODAY.

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trying to figure out how it's possible to die in a helicopter crash after losing Kobe rip Kobe and Gina

Author — Harrison Ball

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Never getting on a helicopter.
RIP Kobe B.

Author — Daniel Balaram Urribarri

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I'd say they all survived the crash(more like hard landing) but drowned sadly, except for the pilot. Tragedy.

Author — Dreama40

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1 like=Kobe Bryant is still in our hearts

Author — Gregoire Eliassaint

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You couldn't pay me enough to get in a helicopter.

Author — Tropically Fit (TropicallyFit.com)

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The dude in the background looks like he has constipation.

Author — Henonaga

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My dad's copter lost rpm on take off and landed in 3 ft of water in lake Tahoe. Took pontoons off just day before and was taking copter to storage for winter season. He and 2 passengers were ok. Never flew again as a pilot. Sad as He was a great pilot.

Author — Kathryn Richards

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R.I.P Kobe Bryant 1978-2020 41 years old
We will miss you

btw who came here from Kobe?

Author — Silas Moon

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Pilots that forget there procedures... In the end make a poor judgement call...

Author — Mugetsu Tensho

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This was uploaded on my sister’s birthday. And I already left nyc on the cruise

Author — NYCTMTA KID

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Anyone trying to use Kobe’s death for likes can go jump off a helicopter themselves.

Author — Renee Sanders

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Im curious to know which 2 died at the scene🤔😥

Author — Retha Blair

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Ughh some of them drowned in New Yorks sewage!!!

Author — EJZYEBEJZYE

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Pilot deployed the emergency floats on the skids too late, after the heli was already in the water. They need to be deployed before landing.

Author — NWBackcountry

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Dam drowning in cold water is a bad way to go.. rip to all these spirits

Author — Jh D

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Helicopters are inherently dangerous. So many life limited parts. Oh and let's not forget they shake and vibrate constantly, not exactly good for turbines.

Author — J P

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liberty helicopters got the liberty to crash where they want

Author — fly

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There is a procedure for getting out. Check out "Underwater Escape Training - HUET"

Author — Kenneth

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The city of New York should sue the pilot for negligence and take his license away for 1

Author — Stephen Stern

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An helicopter has fallen in the River in Lego city

Author — Kantra