What marine pilots can learn from flight safety? Crash of Kobe Bryant.

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Found on YouTube. Created by AVweb.

Basketball star Kobe Bryant was killed in the crash of a chartered Sikorsky S-76B helicopter on January 26th, 2020. This high-profile crash, which killed his daughter Gianna and seven others, is causing a re-examination of how Part 135 helicopters are operated. In this video, AVweb's Paul Bertorelli examines the risks.

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Found on YouTube. Created by "David Laws".
Editors Note: Unfortunately this YouTube video - although publicly available - was not authorised by the responsible official bodies. Out of respect for the local organisation, we have decided to stop showing the video link to YouTube here. We ask for your understanding!

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Found on YouTube. Created by "Bryan Boyle".

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#maritime #HoustonPilots #houstonshipchannel

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Found on YouTube. Created by "Port Authority of Jamaica".

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Found on YouTube. Created by "Weatherdock AG".

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