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FILE -- A NYPD helicopter is seen on Nov. 3, 2013 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Police: NYPD Helicopter Has Near Miss With Drone Over Brooklyn

The chopper was helping to search for a missing person when police said the drone came within 50 feet of the aircraft.

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A helicopter in the sky (file / credit: CBSNewYork)

Helicopter Pilot Avoids Homes Upon Making Emergency Landing In N.J.

A pilot managed to steer a failing helicopter away from homes Monday upon making an emergency landing in Cape May County, New Jersey.

08/25/2014

Reggie Wayne #87 of the Indianapolis Colts. (credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Reggie Wayne’s 4 Most Ridiculous Colts Training Camp Entrances

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.

07/24/2014

Helicopter Crash

Helicopter Crashes At Westchester County Airport

A helicopter went down Saturday morning as its pilot tried to land at the Westchester County Airport.

12/28/2013

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Keep An Eye On The Sky For Low-Flying Helicopter In Lower Manhattan

The New York Police Department says a film production company is using a helicopter in lower Manhattan Wednesday.

11/20/2013

John Aldridge (Photo: Facebook)

Fisherman Rescued By U.S. Coast Guard After 8-Hour Search

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a missing fisherman Wednesday afternoon, about 43 miles off the coast of Long Island.

07/24/2013

A tourist helicopter is pulled from the Hudson River after making a splash landing following an engine malfunction on Sunday, June 30, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Exclusive: Helicopter Pilot Calls Hudson Splash-Landing ‘Best-Case Scenario’

Deputy Fire Chief Thomas McKavanaugh said the helicopter had taken off from the Wall Street Heliport and lost power after 12 minutes in the air.

07/01/2013

FDNY Marine Units respond to helicopter down in the Hudson River. (credit: FDNY Twitter)

Helicopter Splash Landing Compared To ‘Miracle On The Hudson’

Shortly after takeoff, the helicopter landed upright in the water near 79th Street around noon and was drifting south. A family of four Swedish tourists and the pilot were rescued, as the chopper was safely towed to shore.

06/30/2013

A helicopter on the golf course at Bethpage State Park on Long Island - June 3, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At Bethpage Golf Course

The chopper set down at the 18th hole while en route from New Jersey to Republic Airport, about a half mile away.

06/03/2013

Donald Trump plays golf at the The Trump International Golf Links Course in Balmedie, Scotland - July 10, 2012 (credit: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Court Says Donald Trump Can Have Helistop At New Jersey Golf Course

A state appeals court on Wednesday upheld a Transportation Department ruling that found Trump National Golf Club was entitled to a helistop license.

12/12/2012

Helicopter crash scene in West Windsor, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

Pilot Killed In West Windsor Helicopter Crash Identified

The pilot, the only one on board, was killed. The pilot killed has been identified as 65-year-old Michael Scarfia, a retired New York City Police Officer.

CBS 2–09/16/2012

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L.I. Residents Will Need To Wait A Little Longer For Relief From Helicopter Noise

Every summer commuters hop posh helicopter rides from Manhattan to the east end of Long Island for some rest and relaxation, creating the opposite down below for homeowners.

07/03/2012

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5 Unique Nights Out In New York

For those who are looking for a little extra, the city that never sleeps holds unending promise. From the skies above the city to it’s hidden corners, you just need to know where to look.

05/31/2012

Rescue effort after helicopter crashes into East River (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Third Victim Of East River Helicopter Crash Passes Away Sunday

Harriet Nicholson died at Bellevue Hospital of “respiratory complications of near-drowning” — meaning a shortage of oxygen to the brain, according to Ellen Borakove, the medical examiner’s spokeswoman.

11/06/2011

A helicopter that crashed into the East River is hoisted from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Second Female Passenger Aboard Doomed East River Chopper Dies

Bellevue Hospital has confirmed Helen Tamaki, the other female passenger during last week’s helicopter crash in the East River, died Tuesday night.

10/12/2011

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