February 8, 2016 - A British helicopter Pilot
working for the Friedkin Conservation Fund was
killed while assisting
authorities with tracking down an elephant
poaching ring in Tanzania.
On January 28, Friedkin Conservation Fund
helicopter pilot, Roger Gower 37, was killed
while piloting a helicopter over Maswa Game
Reserve. Gower was working with authorities on
an antipoaching flight when he was killed.
Gower had been working with wild game life
authorities in an effort to track down elephant
poachers when his helicopter was fired on by
poachers, he was fatally wounded.