Veteran helicopter pilot Rick Crabbs and photojournalist Tom Fergus were up in KSAZ‘s news chopper on Wednesday when a bird slammed into the aircraft, leaving a gaping hole and forcing Crabbs to land the helicopter (video above).
Crabbs and Fergus were on their way to cover a fire in Scottsdale when the helicopter was struck by a dove. Neither of them were injured and Crabbs was able to safely land the aircraft.
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