Drone Hits US Army Helo over NYC


U.S. Army National Guard Soldiers from the 1-150th Assault Helicopter Battalion prepare a UH-60 Black Hawk for a training flight at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., on June 14, 2017. Master Sgt. Matt Hecht/National GuardU.S. Army National Guard Soldiers from the 1-150th Assault Helicopter Battalion prepare a UH-60 Black Hawk for a training flight at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., on June 14, 2017. Master Sgt. Matt Hecht/National Guard

A Fort Bragg, North Carolina-based Army helicopter collided with a drone during a patrol over New York City on Thursday evening, according to news reports.

The Black Hawk was patrolling over New York City as part of a security detail for the U.N. General Assembly meeting that started early this week, Fox 5 D.C. reported.



The collision damaged the helo’s fuselage and two blades. A piece of the drone was…



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