Incident at KELOWNA


1995-05-06: Helicopter was on patrol over Downtown Kelowna at 1000 ft when birdstrike in the area of the windshield caused extensive damage. Pilot suffered minor facial lacerations. Helicopter landed Kelowna Airport 0755Z.


CADORS Number 1995P0175
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-05-06 - 07:52
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, KELOWNA
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Reported By
Categories Bird

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GGRC | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator RCMP AIR SERVICES BRANCH (7048) State
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
Model 206B
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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