Pilot steers his helicopter away from a mountain before making an emergency landing next to a farm

Mail Online | 2/14/2019 | Adry Torres For Dailymail.com
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This is the moment a pilot stops his helicopter from crashing into a mountain, instead making an emergency landing on a farm in South America.

Dramatic video recorded by the aviator on the private aircraft and a resident on the ground showed just how catastrophic the crash could’ve been as it was feet away from colliding with the grassy hills in western Argentina.

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Cell phone images registered by the pilot, Walter Quiroga, inside the cockpit documented just how close the helicopter, a Robinson 44 model, was to making it to the landing strip on a farm before a distress alarm goes off.

A resident, who witnessed the helicopter’s descend, showed how other villagers were trying to draw the pilot’s attention by waving pieces of white cloth.

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The helicopter miraculously made a hard landing on the road, coming down on its skis before settling on its left side while...
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