AR National Guard Blackhawk helicopter makes unexpected landing in E. Texas, pilots uninjured

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TROUP, Texas (KETK) – An Arkansas National Guard Blackhawk helicopter made an unexpected landing in a field in Troup on Thursday, according to the owner of the property.

The pilots are uninjured and stayed in a neighbor’s home for the night.

The helicopter suffered a transmission issue and landed out of caution.

The Arkansas National Guard has sent a maintenance team to evaluate the helicopter. It is intact and appears undamaged.

KETK News is on the scene and will update this story as it develops.


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