Pilots in deadly crash in Argentina 'had an entire life of experience' flying helicopters, officials say

March 11, 2015 1:14 PM

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Pilots in deadly crash in Argentina 'had an entire life of experience' flying helicopters, officials say

VILLA CASTELLI, Argentina (AP) – The two helicopters had just taken off and were flying in tandem over some of Argentina's most rugged terrain in the foothills of the Andes, carrying well-known French athletes and others who were participating in the popular TV reality show "Dropped."

A video that circulated widely on the Internet Tuesday shows that one of the aircrafts suddenly swerves, its blades hitting the rails of the second, causing both aircraft to lose control and plummet to the ground. The two Eurocopters came down about 50 feet apart and were destroyed, killing all 10 p...

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