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Police: Mainland Company Conducting Aerial Mapping in Kona

June 27, 2013, 10:34 AM HST
* Updated June 27, 10:35 AM
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Big Island police said Wednesday that they were not conducting helicopter operations in Kona.

Police issued the statement in response to complaints lodged about low-flying helicopters.

Police said the flights were the result of a private company carrying out aerial GPS mapping.

The operations being conducted by Louisiana-based Fugro Aerial & Mobile Mapping were expected to be completed Wednesday afternoon.

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