William Coultas, right, stands with his wife, Chris Coultas, as the jury is dismissed after a verdict was reached regarding a 2008 helicopter crash that killed 8 firefighters and the pilot in ... more 
William Coultas, right, stands with his wife, Chris Coultas, as the jury is dismissed after a verdict was reached regarding a 2008 helicopter crash that killed 8 firefighters and the pilot in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, March 27, 2012. Coultas is the surviving co-pilot. The jury ruled that a problem with an engine was responsible for the crash in Northern California. and awarded a verdict against General Electric for $177 million. At left is Coultas' wife, Chris Coultas and at left is his daughter, Ricci Coultas. (AP Photo/Don Ryan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Don Ryan
Tue, Mar 27, 2012 6:11 PM EDT