Calgary

Traffic helicopter makes unplanned landing in schoolyard

A helicopter made a safe but unplanned landing in a Calgary school field late this afternoon.

No injuries after aircraft sets down in Calgary school field

A traffic helicopter sits in the field at Nellie McClung school in southwest Calgary after making an unplanned landing Friday. (Dean Holtsman/CBC)

A helicopter made a safe but unplanned landing in a Calgary school field late this afternoon

Police say the traffic helicopter  used by a local TV station may have had engine trouble.

It came down in the Nellie McClung school yard on Palliser Drive southwest.

No one was injured.

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