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Helicopter rolls over on Yanert Glacier

Posted: Thursday, June 27, 2002

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- An Era Aviation helicopter with five passengers on board rolled over Wednesday evening on Yanert Glacier in the Alaska Range, the Federal Aviation Administration reported.

Some minor injuries were reported and the helicopter was damaged. Era flew out another helicopter to retrieve the pilot and passengers.

Yanert Glacier is in the Denali Borough about 40 miles northeast of Cantwell.



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