Accident at Falkland, B.C.

Summary

1996-11-04: The aircraft was heli-logging when the long line tangled with the main rotor close to the ground. The aircraft was destroyed. Pilot received minor injuries.

Details


CADORS Number 1996P0514
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transport Canada
Occurred At 1996-11-03 - 17:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Falkland, B.C.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transport Canada
Categories Abnormal runway contact
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration FBVZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner WESTERN AERIAL APPLICATIONS LTD
Operator Commercial
Make HILLER
Model UH12E
Year Built 1958
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Propeller/rotor strike

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