Wed boarded the Caledonian sleeper at Euston, dined somewhere beyond the. So kevicliftons flight to Glasgow has already been cancelled Im fine though 3. The repatriation of the five man killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan, two of which were from the Midlands, is due to take place today Flight Lieutenant Rakesh Chauhan Credit Ministry of Defence Flight Lieutenant Rakesh Chauhan,. Image caption Charity chairman Brendan Connor, pictured with air operations manager Becky Tinsley and chief executive Hanna Sebright, said donations funded the helicopter Night flights could be conducted by Midlands Air Ambulance. A pilot who broke the world record for the fastest ever helicopter flight has died after suffering a sudden heart attack Trevor Egginton from Rednal made his mark in August 1986 when he managed to get his chopper up to 249 mph The. Columbia, SC WLTX Multiple emergency agencies in the Midlands were. A pilot whose helicopter crashed into a crane 770ft up a tower block in London told a colleague he felt under "extreme pressure" to go ahead with the flight despite bad weather Mr Barnes had flown for the East Midlands air. Mr Cundall said the helicopter involved was a Robinson 22 "He added "I was shocked by the scene, but unfortunately I have seen other crashes before" East Midlands Ambulance Service said the victim was pronounced dead at the. Three transatlantic flights to Boston Two Air Corps EC 135 helicopters have.