Clipboard Caused Copter Crash

The 2010  helicopter crash that killed Idaho Department of Fish and Game biologists Larry Barrett and Danielle Schiff, and pilot Perry J. Krinitt was caused when an aluminum clipboard hit the helicopter’s tail rotor, the the National Transportation Safety Board announced in a report released last Thursday.

The biologists were counting salmon redds from the helicopter.

Read the Associated Press story in the Spokane Spokesman-Review.


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