Lafayette, La. - The identity of the pilot killed in Monday's helicopter crash in the Gulf has been released.
According to the owner of the aircraft, the pilot was Arturo Ignacio Lebron of Lafayette.
A PHI helicopter went down about 35 miles south of Grand Isle around 4pm.
Hours later, a search and rescue team recovered Lebron's body.
The National Transportation Saftey Board will investigate the accident.
PHI spokesman Brad Deutser said, "It is with heavy hearts that his colleagues and each of us at PHI, extend our most heartfelt condolences to his family.