Sao Paulo, Brazil Helicopter Crashed While Gathering Video of Bank Robbery


Video of helicopter spin and crash in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

A news helicopter was trying to track a bank robbery unfolding, when it began to crash with smoke pouring out of the tail. The helicopter spun out of control and hit the ground in Sao Paolo, Brazil. The pilot apparently heroically avoided high rise buildings and busy roadways. Another network’s television news helicopter, also assigned to track the robbery, caught the crash on video.

The pilot was killed and the camera operator was seriously injured in the crash. is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at