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Typically, an aircraft spinning out of control spells disaster, tragedy, and heartbreak. However, for a group of pilgrims visiting Kedarnath Temple in the Himalayas, fortune (or perhaps a favored deity) was on their side recently when their helicopter managed a safe landing with no casualties. In the video, you can see the helicopter coming in to land before it begins spinning, slowly at first but gathering speed, about 100 meters from the helipad.

In the video, you can see an airfield employee in yellow identifying that the helicopter is spinning out of control. He is the first one to start running. Word to the wise: if you see an airfield worker start to run, heed caution and follow suit.

Six passengers were on board, heading to the temple in northern India, where pilgrims worship Shiva. Preliminary reports indicate that the helicopter developed an issue with its rear motor, prompting the pilot to make an emergency landing. Fortunately, neither the six passengers nor the pilot were injured.

The temple is inaccessible by road, so visitors must either undertake a 14-mile uphill trek or fly in by helicopter. Due to the extreme weather conditions in the Himalayas, the temple is only open to the public from April to November. Even then, the area is no stranger to aerial mishaps—just last October, a helicopter heading to the temple had to make an emergency landing due to low visibility. During the 2013 flash floods in North India, the temple complex and surrounding town suffered extensive damage.

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