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Universal pilot lands powerless helicopter in remote Labrador

January 6, 2016  By CBC News

A Universal helicopter contracted by the Newfoundland and Labrador government made an emergency landing in southern Labrador Monday due to engine failure. 

The helicopter was providing service between Charlottetown and Norman Bay, which has no road access, around midday when it lost power.

The helicopter service is used during for a few weeks when needed in the winter, when the ferry is unable to run due to ice. | READ MORE


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