Incident at LILLOOET


1995-08-28: The Bell 205 helicopter was being used for heli-logging and was returning to the destination landing area with an external sling-load of logs. The pilot experienced a loss of tail rotor power and jettisoned the load. He then made a forced landing into a heavily wooded mountain slope. The helicopter was substantially damaged, but the pilot escaped without injury.


CADORS Number 1995P0351
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-08-28 - 18:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, LILLOOET
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GQLL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator SOUTHERN MTN HELI. Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
Model 205A 1
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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