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Laser pointed at LifeFlight helicopter in flight

June 13, 2016  By CBC News

A laser was pointed at an air ambulance last weekend and now the aviation unit of the Halifax Regional Police and Transport Canada are investigating.

The EHS LifeFlight helicopter was hit on the evening of June 4 around 9:52 p.m., according to Canadian Helicopters Limited, which specializes in air ambulance operations. 

The aircraft had left the Point Pleasant Park helipad in Halifax and was about 450 metres above the ground. There was no patient aboard. | READ MORE


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