Eversource announces aerial inspections


BERLIN — Eversource is planning to conduct aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment throughout Connecticut, including in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck.

The aerial inspections will start on Monday and continue through Aug. 17, the company stated in a press release. Weather permitting, flights will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The inspections involve the use of a helicopter equipped with heat-sensing imaging equipment. The helicopter doing the inspections is a blue and silver Bell with the registration number N1431W, the press release stated.