The Black Hawk helicopter that crashed in Leesburg killing four onboard was conducting a test flight with a newly installed piece of firefighting equipment when a piece came off and swung into the blades, the preliminary crash report from the National Transportation Safety Board shows.

The Black Hawk helicopter crashed during a training exercise May 25 near the Leesburg airport.
– PUB DATE: 6/10/2021 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: WKMG-TV CBS 6 Orlando
Source: SEAFC National Fire News

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