Sky 9 WCPO-TV Ending Chopper 9 Helicopter Reports By John Kiesewetter • Jan 8, 2020 Courtesy WCPO-TV Dan Carroll's "Chopper 9" helicopter reports will end in February, as WCPO-TV will rely on less expensive drones for aerial news video. WCPO-TV's New Drone Next News Battlefield? By John Kiesewetter • Oct 26, 2016 Courtesy WCPO-TV Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a …. drone! WCPO-TV was the first with Chopper 9. Now it's the first with Sky 9, a drone which debuted this week. And more are coming.