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Isles of Scilly helicopter crash

Title
Isles of Scilly helicopter crash
Genre
News report; Press conference
TX Date
Jul 1983
Year of production
1983
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Duration
00:04:57
Description
Paul Maurice reports on 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), the helicopter service to the islands and start of investigations. Includes press conference with Lucille Langley-Williams, survivor.
Contributors
Paul Maurice; Lucille Langley-Williams
Keywords
Air accidents; Cornwall; Air safety; Isles of Scilly; Fog; Helicopters; Penzance

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