Desiree Horton Biography
Desiree Tyler Horton d is a helicopter pilot and television personality based in Los Angeles, California. She also has the nickname Chopper Chick. She is one of the few female helicopter pilots on-camera reporters in Los Angeles television history.
Desiree Horton’s Age and Birthday
Desiree is 51 years old as of 2023. She was born on 18 May 1971 in North Hollywood, California, United States. Desiree celebrates her birthday on 18 May every year.
Desiree Horton Height and Weight
Details of Horton’s actual height and other body measurements have not yet been made public. We will update this section when the information becomes available.
Desiree Horton Family, Parents, and Siblings
Desiree was born and raised by her parents in North Hollywood, California, United States. She has kept a low profile when it comes to her personal life. She has not revealed any details about her parents or siblings. This information will be updated soon when the information is out to the public.
Desiree Horton Husband
Horton is currently single. She is not dating anyone. We don’t have much information about Her past relationships. It is not known if she has any children. We will update the section once the information is available.
Desiree Horton Education
Desiree graduated from North Hollywood High School in North Hollywood, California, a suburb of Los Angeles.
Desiree Horton Career
Horton began to fly at age 19, shortly after graduation. She earned her pilot’s license at an age of 21, and since then has flown traffic watching, tours, frost control, charter, wildland firefighting, and police operations. From 2001 to 2005, Horton flew and reported for KABC 7 in Los Angeles. She was with KTLA 5 in Los Angeles from April 2005 to October 2005, flying their helicopter and reporting traffic and breaking news for the KTLA Morning News.
While flying for KNBC 4, Horton had to report the deaths of four of her fellow United States Forest Service firefighters in the arson-caused Esperanza Fire. Horton now divides her time among several jobs: In the summer, she fights fires by helicopter for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection and the U. S. Forest Service. Only about twenty women are certified by the USFS to do this.
she also reports breaking news in the evening and at night for KCBS 2 and KCAL 9 in Los Angeles. She has also flown a helicopter for the city of Corona, California Police Department. Prior to working at the station she also has appeared as a model in both the Harley-Davidson motorcycle catalog and the Harley-Davidson clothing catalog. Horton and her helicopter have appeared on camera in several films including American Icarus, Showtime, and One Six Right. Horton has also worked on a number of motion pictures where the helicopter served as an aerial camera platform. Horton has her own company, Horizon Helicopters, Inc., in Studio City, California, for production jobs.
Desiree Horton’s Net worth and Salary
Horton’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million – $5 million dollars. She has made such an amount of wealth from her primary career. However, details about her salary are not disclosed yet to the public. We will update the information as soon as it is available.
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