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Helicopter suffered engine failure before Glasgow crash

The police helicopter that crashed into a pub in central Glasgow had suffered double engine failure, investigators say.

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Glasgow helicopter engines 'flamed out' before crash

A report on the cause of the helicopter crash in Glasgow in December has found that both engines flamed out before the helicopter hit the ground.

A report has been published on the causes of the Glasgow helicopter crash in December Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The investigating team also concluded that the main rotor and tail rotor blade were not rotating at the moment of impact, and that no fuel leaked from the aircraft before it crashed.

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