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No mayday call was made from the police helicopter that crashed into a busy Glasgow pub, killing nine people.<br />
Air accident investigators said the helicopter had made a "vertical descent" before it struck The Clutha at 22:25 on Friday.<br />
Rescue teams have now removed the wreckage of the aircraft from the scene and a full search is under way.<br />
The three helicopter crew died in the incident, along with six people inside the pub. Five victims have been named.<br />
Samuel McGhee, 56, of Glasgow, and 48-year-old Gary Arthur, from Paisley, Renfrewshire, had both been inside the pub.<br />
The three dead helicopter crew were pilot David Traill, 51, and PCs Kirsty Nelis, 36, and Tony Collins, 43.<br />
Picture: Universal News And Sport (Europe) 2 December  2013.
No mayday call was made from the police helicopter that crashed into a busy Glasgow pub, killing nine people.
Air accident investigators said the helicopter had made a "vertical descent" before it struck The Clutha at 22:25 on Friday.
Rescue teams have now removed the wreckage of the aircraft from the scene and a full search is under way.
The three helicopter crew died in the incident, along with six people inside the pub. Five victims have been named.
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