The pilot involved in the deadly crash of the helicopter on Monday in a Midtown skyscraper was identified as Tim McCormack.
The helicopter belongs to a company called American Continental Properties Inc., sources said.
The police said they thought the helicopter was on an "executive trip" and was heading to its home airport in Linden, New Jersey, when it made a "forced landing" around 1:45 pm
According to officials, the pilot died.
A staff member from American Continental Properties Inc. declined to comment.