Rumor: A Second Unit Star Wars Crew Had a Helicopter Incident in Iceland?
An Interesting story appeared on a few Iclandic news sites. According to the reports a second unit crew had a small helicopter incident while filming shots for Episode 7…
It’s interesting that the incident happened weeks ago.
From klapptre.is (via Google Translate):
The helicopter landed in a mishap at Eyjafjallajökull. Crew were not injured.
The helicopter , which is of type TF – HDW Ecureuil was in filming on the glacier. According to sources Dab Trés here to discuss taking a team of Star Wars VII under the direction of Marc Wolff , specializing in film grips from the air. Last Mission Everest Wolff was directed by Baltasar Kormákur.
And some interesting tweets:
The Star Wars filming crew had a small helicopter accident here in Iceland. Nobody was hurt. Happy May the 4th!
— Omar Hauksson (@Oswarez) May 4, 2014
Source: SHH Forums