20140418 - Copter Line Inspect - nwherald

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H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com
Haverfield Aviation pilot Brian Anderson guides a McDonnell Douglas helicopter near the high voltage lines over Rt 47 west of Crystal Lake on Friday. ComEd lineman Jeff Leifheit was on board inspecting lines for any damage. A fly by inspection is done once a year with a more thorough checkup done every three years according to Leifheit.