Amazing Niagara Falls Photo: Helicopter Pulls Boat From Brink Of Niagara Falls

New York Army National Guard Aviators Retrieve Boat from Brink of Niagara Falls
By Lt. Benjamin Postle, Company B 3rd Battalion 126th Aviation

New York Army National Guard Aviators Retrieve Boat from Brink of Niagara Falls

Photo Credit: Lt. Benjamin Postle, Company B 3rd Battalion 126th Aviation
A New York Army National Guard CH-47 Chinnok helicopter based at the Army Aviation Support Facility in Rochester, N.Y., hoists a New York State Park Police boat out of the Niagara River June 19, 2011. The Chinook assigned to Det. 1 Co. B. 3rd Battalion 126th Aviation and commanded by Capt. Eric Fritz, retrieved the boat after its crew was forced to abandon it just above the falls.

Originally posted 2014-02-11 12:30:56. Republished by Blog Post Promoter