The pilot who was killed when his helicopter crashed into a Midtown Manhattan skyscraper has been identified. The real estate company American Continental Properties . that used the helicopter confirmed Monday that the pilot was Tim McCormack, 58, of Clinton Corners, New York.
McCormack had flown for the company for the past five years. FAA records said he had been certified in 2004 to fly helicopters and single-engine airplanes. He was certified as a flight instructor last year. Authorities say the helicopter was being used for executive travel. Video ABC7NY