Accident at 40 MILE NORTH OF NELSON,BC

Summary

1996-06-12: The aircraft was transporting 2 passengers to a cabin. During the landing phase of the flight the downwash from the rotor blades caused the pilot to loose contact with the ground. The helicopter crashed killing one of the aircraft's 3 occupants. TSB is investigating.

Details


CADORS Number 1995P0059
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-02-11 - 17:16
Day or Night?
Fatalities 1
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, 40 MILE NORTH OF NELSON,BC
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Loss of control - inflight
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration FBHR | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner
Operator HIGH TERRAIN HELICOPTERS LTD. (6711) State
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
BELL
Model 206B
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 1
Injuries 0
Events Loss of control - inflight

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