The pilot of the aircraft was 70 years old.
The incident occurred on the evening of March 13 near the town of Perpignan (pyrénées Orientales Department). The victims of the crash were 70-year-old helicopter pilot and 30-year-old passenger.
The investigation is ongoing.
Earlier in the evening on March 11 in new York a helicopter with people on Board fell into the East river. Two passengers were killed during a helicopter crash. Three some time later in the hospital.