Accident at Squamish


1997-04-10: The pilot of the Bell 206 was dropping off a sling load when the engine lost power. The helicopter descended onto logs on the hillside and rolled over causing substantial damage. The pilot was not injured. Fuel exhaustion is being investigated.


CADORS Number 1994P0227
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-06-17 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Squamish
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GFHY | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
Model 206B
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Roll over,Engine - malfunction

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