HAMPTON, VA (WTOC) - A helicopter crash test was conducted by NASA at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, VA, according to the NASA website. Two years of planning and work by NASA, the U.S. Navy, U.S. Army and Federal Aviation went into the project.
Check out the video of the crash test. Video cameras were also placed inside the aircraft.
The tests are part of the NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate's Fundamental Aeronautics Program Rotary Wing Project.