U.S. Coast Guard Chopper Lands Hard at San Francisco Airport

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A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter has crashed at San Francisco International Airport. No injuries have been reported.

Airport spokesman Doug Yakel says the helicopter made “a hard landing” while landing at a Coast Guard base around 3 p.m.

He said the helicopter ended up on its side. All crew walked away from the landing.

The base is on the far end of the airport, away from passengers and terminals.

The cause of the crash was not immediately available.

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