Accident at Sterling Mountain

Summary

1997-11-20: The helicopter settled into soft snow on landing. The rotor struck a snow bank and the machine rolled over. There were no passengers and the pilot was not injured. The pilot had full survival gear and was picked up next morning.

Details


CADORS Number 1994P0464
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-11-20 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Sterling Mountain
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Abnormal runway contact
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration FKJB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner LAKELSE AIR LTD
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of ROBINSON
ROBINSON
Model R22 BETA
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Reciprocating
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 Propeller/rotor strike

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