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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186973
Last updated: 31 July 2020
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Time:21:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic S92 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-92A
Owner/operator:Cougar Helicopters
Registration: C-GIKN
C/n / msn: 920126
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:St Johns Airport, NL -   Canada
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
While taxying at St. Johnís airport to reposition the helicopter from one hangar to another the main rotor blade tips made contact with a hangar. The helicopter sustained minor damage to the main rotor blade tips from the initial contact. Secondary minor damage to a tail rotor and the fuselage occurred when material that separated in the initial contact struck the tail rotor and other parts of the helicopter. No injuries reported.


CADORS 2016A0387


Photo of C-GIKN courtesy

Saint John's - International (CYYT / YYT)
10 June 2011; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

06-May-2016 08:26 Aerossurance Added
06-May-2016 08:27 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]

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