Accident at Revelstoke


1996-02-22: The helicopter was landing with 11 reported pax onboard on Mt Cartier at 6700ft. During landing in blowing snow conditions the aircraft struck a tree. The helicopter was damaged substantialy. There is one reported injury and the extent of this injury is not known at this time.


CADORS Number 1996P0081
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-02-22 - 17:24
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Revelstoke
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Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GVRQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Accident
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
Model 210 5
Year Built
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Collision with object

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