Dating the grand canyon
'They are both currently in critical condition and their parents are travelling out to be by their sides.
'During this terrible time we want to try and do what we can to help all affected through this terrible situation.
Federal investigators are set to probe whether or not the helicopter should have taken off amid 50mph winds which hampered rescue attempts.
Yesterday it emerged relatives may have to wait 18 months to find out why the aircraft, which belonged to tour company Papillon Airways, fell to earth and exploded.
'We believe donating whatever we can will help relieve any unexpected financial stress and let all involved focus on the important thing, the speedy recovery of this lovely couple.'The couple are recovering hospital along with Jason Hill's girlfriend Jennifer Barham, 39, a lawyer from Guildford, Surrey.
The minister said witnessing the accident has traumatized him and he has sworn off ever getting into a helicopter again.'I'm finished with helicopter rides, I'm done.“Mrs Udall passed away without regaining consciousness, in the Lion's Burns Unit at the University Medical Centre, Las Vegas, USA.“The family are exceedingly grateful for everything done by rescue services and volunteers in the Canyon, and throughout the last two weeks by the exceptional staff at UMC.'After performing a wedding I usually give the newly married couple a few minutes to spend by themselves, drinking champagne, etc.'I noticed a helicopter coming into the Grand Canyon and I saw it making a circle and I said to myself, "that's not where they usually land." Douglass, who has officiated numerous ceremonies at the national park, has flown on more than 800 chopper flights to the Grand Canyon. In this tragedy God is still here, because someone walked out of there.'However, Douglass says he was unable to physically assist the survivors because he was 1,000 yards away from the accident.'I turned to my helicopter pilot and asked about the helicopter in the air, and as soon as we turned around and I looked at it, it tilted, went down, broke in half, then hit the ground and there was a big explosion,' he said. 'Douglass said the scene was reminiscent of the biblical story of when Jesus rescued Shadrack, Meshack, and Abednego from a fiery furnace they were cast into by King Nebuchadnezzar. The Eurocopter EC30 was carrying its maximum load of a pilot and six passengers when it went down near Quartermaster Canyon, killing three British tourists, veterinary receptionist Becky Dobson, 27, her Mercedes Benz-salesman boyfriend Stuart Hill, 30, and Hill's brother Jason, 32, an attorney.