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Isles of Scilly helicopter crash - salvage operation

Title
Isles of Scilly helicopter crash - salvage operation
Genre
News report
TX Date
Jul 1983
Year of production
1983
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Duration
00:02:55
Description
Paul Maurice reports on the salvage operation and aftermath of the crash of a British Airways Helicopters’ commercial Sikorsky S-61 en route from Penzance in Cornwall to St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly (16/07/83).
Contributors
Paul Maurice
Keywords
Air accidents; Deaths; Children (age group); Cornwall; Air safety; Isles of Scilly; Maritime rescue; Search and rescue operations; Salvage; Helicopters; Dead bodies

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