NYC Ruling On Helicopter Safety Goes Only As Far As State LineThe group that regulates helicopters in New York city reached an agreement with the operators of the downtown heliport to ban all doors-off sightseeing tours - but others states have no such rule.
Deadly East River Crash Raises Concerns About Open-Door Helicopter ToursSo-called “shoe selfies,” meant to show off people’s exhilarating adventures, are posted all over the Instagram page for FlyNYON – the company that booked the helicopter tour, which crashed Sunday in the East River, sparing the pilot but leaving all five passengers dead.
Helicopter Pulled From East River As NTSB Launches Investigation Into Fatal CrashAnyone who may have witnessed the crash is being urged to contact investigators.
Victims Identified In Deadly East River Helicopter CrashInvestigators began working Monday to determine what caused Sunday night's crash.
NYPD: At Least 2 Dead In East River Helicopter CrashAt least two people were killed and three others were in critical condition Sunday night after a helicopter crashed in the East River, the NYPD said.
Inspectors Trying To Determine What Caused NYC Ferry Boat To Strike Underwater PylonPolice say 114 passengers and one dog were off-loaded from the ferry, which authorities said was taking on water in the East River near Pier 11 Monday evening.
Best Boating Adventures In NYCHow to kayak off Staten Island, dock at Wall Street, canoe into Queens, and more.
Passengers Rescued From Sea Plane That Landed In East RiverThe 1999 Cessna 208 left East Hampton shortly after 2:30 p.m. Friday, headed for the West 30th Street heliport.
Police Release Sketch Of Unidentified Deceased Man Found Floating In The East RiverPolice say the man in his 40's was discovered near East 6th Street and the FDR Drive just before 8:30 a.m.
Whose Bright Idea Was This? -- Commuters Frustrated As Traffic Crawls Thanks To East River Toll ProjectThe MTA said all seven bridges and tunnels will have cashless tolls by the end of the year, but much of that construction is happening on several bridges at the same time.
Man's Body Found Floating In East RiverA man’s body was found floating in the East River Tuesday morning, police said.
Man's Body Pulled From East River Near 14th StreetA decomposed body was found in the East River near 14th Street Sunday, police said.