The helicopter crashed into the East River near Roosevelt Island, located near the Mayor of New York's official residence. "Mayday! Mayday!" just before 7 p.m. Sunday and reported "engine failure" just before the helicopter went down in the East River between East 86th and East 96th streets near Manhattan's Upper East Side.
The helicopter was on a private chartered sightseeing photo tour through Liberty Helicopters and was piloted by Richard Vance, 33, of Danbury, Connecticut.
"It took a while for the divers to get these people out", Nigro said at a briefing.
"We will investigate very carefully if there are any safety issues - whether it's particular to this operator or systemic throughout operations - we will issue, if needed, an urgent safety recommendation, and that means that it comes out as soon as it's needed in order to prevent this from happening again", she said.
"Five people are deceased", a New York Police Department spokesperson told AFP, saying the dead were all passengers on the helicopter.
Mr McDaniel had been with the Dallas Fire-Rescue Department since May 2016.
"Despite his short tenure, hearts are heavy with grief as we not only try to come to grips with his loss departmentally but to also be there in every way that we can for his family", the department said in a statement.
Mr Cadigan was a video journalist from Dallas but had recently moved to NY, where he had just finished an internship with news website Business Insider. They both met during their time at Bishop Lynch High School.
Footage posted of the crash on social media shows the red helicopter barreling into the water around sunset. McDaniel flashed a thumbs up.
The owner, Liberty Helicopters, referred all inquiries to federal authorities. According to CBS, his LinkedIn profile says he has worked for Liberty Helicopters for nearly two years and has prior experience flying choppers with another company in CT. In August 2009, nine people were killed after a helicopter and a small, private plane crashed into each other over the Hudson River.
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