Incident at 4 NM SW of Churchill, Manitoba

Summary

1996-09-05: The Bell 206B helicopter landed approximately 4 NM southwest of Churchill on the Churchill River tidal flats and suffered battery failure. Assistance arrived and the aircraft departed prior to the tide coming in.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0366
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-08-31 - 21:13
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 4 NM SW of Churchill, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Abnormal runway contact
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GEKM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner MIDWEST HELICOPTERS LTD (MIDWEST HELICOPTERS)
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
BELL
Model 206B
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Hard landing

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