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Riverdale »

Air Force Planes to Make Pass Over Hudson Ahead of Super Bowl

Military jets and a helicopter were set to soar above the Hudson early Wednesday during an exercise.

New York City »

VIDEO: Bloomberg Praises Occupy Sandy During Surprise Trip to the Rockaways

Bloomberg praised Occupy Sandy for the work it has done since the storm.

Great Kills »

Staten Island Pilot Killed in Helicopter Crash in New Jersey

Retired police officer Michael Scarfia, 65, died on Saturday after his helicopter went down in NJ.

Jamaica »

NYPD Chopper Makes Emergency Landing at York College

An NYPD chopper landed at York College in Jamaica, Queens on June 7, 2012.

Downtown »

Governors Island Wants Low-Flying Helicopters to Buzz Off

Frequent helicopter flights over Governors Island disturb visitors, the park superintendent said.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Third Woman Dies from East River Helicopter Crash

Harriet Nicholson, 60, died Sunday morning more than a month after a helicopter with her family and friends crashed into the East River.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Second Woman Dies After East River Helicopter Crash

Helen Tamaki, the partner of Sonia Marra, who was killed in the crash near the East 34th Street Heliport on Oct. 4, died Tuesday night.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Calls to Ban Helicopters Met With Resistance At Buzzing East Side Heliport

Calls by local leaders to ban non-essential helicopter flights out of Manhattan are being met with resistance by those in the industry, who insist flying is safe.

Manhattan »

Deadly Crash Renews Call to Ban Manhattan Helicopter Flights

The deadly crash on the East River has some renewing their calls to ban helicopter flights into and out of Manhattan.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Dogs, Helicopter Used to Hunt WaHi Burglary Suspect

Police used tracking dogs and a helicopter to search for West 172nd Street burglary suspect in Washington Heights Monday night.

Downtown »

Banning Tourist Helicopters Solves Nothing, Official Says

The city would lose the limited control it has over tourist helicopters if it bans them from lower Manhattan, officials said.

Downtown »

Ban Noisy Tourist Helicopters Downtown, Pols Say

Politicians are calling on the city end tourist flights from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Helicopter 'Cheat Sheet' Helps Identify Rogue Choppers

A flier shows pictures of helicopters so people can identify choppers that might be breaking the law.

Downtown »

NYPD 9/11 Helicopter Video Released on YouTube

The 17-minute video, taken from an NYPD helicopter and showing the fall of the Twin Towers, was leaked Sunday.

Manhattan »

10,000 Yogis Rained Out in Central Park

The world's largest yoga class was held in Central Park on Tuesday, but got rained out just minutes into the practice.