05-Nov-13 Eurocopter AS350B3 Roma, US-Texas

Emergency landing after damage to main rotor blades.  Helicopter was patrolling very close to the Mexican border when it was reportedly struck by rocks launched from the Mexican side.  Safe landing, no injuries

Date:
5 November, 2013
Make:
Eurocopter
Model:
AS350
Location:
Roma, close to border with Mexico
Country:
US-Texas
Civil / Military:
Civil
Operator:
US-Customs-&-Border-Protection
Link:
http://www.valleycentral.com/news/story.aspx?id=968729
Link:
http://www.krgv.com/news/cbp-helicopter-makes-emergency-landing-in-roma/

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