Helicopter incident - North Uist


Jerry Francis, Chief Executive of PDG Aviation Services has issued the following statement: “It is with great sadness that we confirm the death of one of our pilots following the crash of an AS350B2 helicopter whilst undertaking load lifting tasking yesterday (13th June). The incident occurred in North Uist at approximately 10:15. We are working closely and tirelessly with the authorities to identify the cause of the incident. Our deepest sympathy is with the pilot’s family and friends at this difficult time.”