Grand Isle, La.- Divers found the body of the pilot whose helicopter crashed in the Gulf of Mexico Monday.
A good Samaritan dive team from the vessel Ocean Inspector located the pilot inside the aircraft's cockpit.
According Coast Guard officials, the crash happened just after 4 p.m. about 35 miles southwest of Grand Isle.
A Coast Guard spokesman says the helicopter was completely submerged when search crews arrived to the scene.
The pilot's identity has not yet been released.
The Coast Guard says it is a commercially owned helicopter that is used to transport people to and from oil platforms.