Incident at CORAL HARBOUR NU (CYZS)

Summary

1998-01-14: HB4 JET RANGER CANADIAN HELI LTD. C-GGOZ - HELICOPTER WAS BEING USED IN A BIRD SURVEY. PILOT HAD LANDED THE A/C AND 3 PAX HAD DISEMBARKED TO SET UP BIRD NETS. PILOT THEN MANOUVERED THE HELICOPTER TO HERD THE BIRD TO THE NETS. WHILE HOVERING IN REARWARDS FLIGHT, THE STINGER CONTACTED THE GROUND AND BROKE OFF AND THE TAIL ROTOR BLADE GRAZED THE MOSS COVERED SURFACE. THE PILOT LANDED IMMEDIATELY AND THERE WAS NO FURTHER DAMAGE. AN OVERFLYING RCMP TWIN OTTER WAS CONTACTED AND A PICKUP OF THE PILOT AND PAX WAS ARRANGED. TIME = 1900Z.

Details


CADORS Number 1993C0289
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1993-08-17 - 19:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYZS
Aerodrome Name CORAL HARBOUR NU (CYZS)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, CORAL HARBOUR
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GGOZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator CANADIAN HELICOPTERS LIMITED/ HELICOPTERES CANADIENS LIMITEE Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
BELL
Model 206B
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make ALLISON
Engine Model  Silhouette image of 250-C20
250-C20
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Wire strike

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