A tour helicopter carrying at least seven people has crashed near the Grand Canyon Saturday, according to the FAA.
Allen Kenitzer with the Federal Aviation Administration Officer of Communications said Eurocopter EC130 crashed under unknown circumstances in the Grand Canyon.
According to Kenitzer, local authorities say that at least seven people were on board the helicopter.
The aircraft sustained substantial damage, Kenitzer said.
The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board will investigate.
According to officials, missing Fort Worth, Texas woman, Sarah Beadle, was located dead about a mile from Phantom Ranch in the Grand Canyon National Park.
Park officials confirmed Thursday that search and rescue crews found a body at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, matching Beadle’s description.
Beadle was reported missing Tuesday after she failed to arrive for her reservation at the Bright Angel Campground. According to NPS, Beadle was hiking down the South Kaibab Trail. Her backpack was found near the junction of the South Kaibab Trail and the River Trail. Two children, ages 10 and 11, who were with her are safe. Continue reading
For all the fans hoping that hard-rocking Tool would be touring or making new music anytime soon, stop holding your breath, because frontman, Maynard James Keenan, thinks you’re all “retards.”
This weekend, the members of Tool will be performing at the Monster Mash Music Festival in Tempe, Arizona, but Keenan says the only reason that is happening, is because the rest of the band “con me into.”
When asked about if any humor was hidden in Tool’s albums, Keenan responded, “Yeah, it’s there, but people miss it because they’re so focused on the other bulls**t. Continue reading
A pair of regular dudes on a road trip were surprised by two F18’s doing a little exercise in the canyon..
“I literally had just stopped to get a shot of the canyon and some quick video of the rocks.” source
Check out these amazing photos of the Grand Canyon filled with clouds.. The locals call it the annual inversion layer milk bowl..