An amazing helicopter rescue–with a twist! A helicopter pilot under contract with the Canadian military was sent to the west shore of Hudson Bay to rescue two Nunavut hunters stranded on the ice. But all three ended up being rescued by another helicopter after the original chopper landed on ice and sank, reports MSN News Canada.
Probation for airplane shooter. Jason Allen McCay received probation after pleading guilty to firing a shotgun at an antique biplane, reports AL.com. Under his probation, he can’t have access to guns and ammo, and may have to take anger management classes.
It’s moving day! Officials at Wisconsin’s Wittman Regional Airport recently completed an operation to relocate two snowy owls that had made the facility their new home, reports the airport’s blog. Gene Jacobs of Raptor Services used a lure and remote-controlled net to capture the owls, and they were relocated far away from the airport.