Military Helicopter Flies Low Over Protesters in Washington

Military helicopters hovered low over protesters in Washington, DC, on June 1 in move referred to as a “show of force”.

The New York Times reported that Army Black Hawk and Lakota helicopters were used to perform the maneuver, also reportedly used to spook insurgents in war zones.

Footage shot by Twitter user J.J. Rich shows a military helicopter flying low above a crowd of people standing on at a road junction. Credit: J.J. Rich via Storyful