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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236516
Last updated: 19 July 2020
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Date:28-MAY-2020
Time:c. 14:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic CLON model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
AutoGyro Cavalon
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N477AG
C/n / msn: V00201
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Roseburg, Douglas County, OR -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimental CSP Leasing LLC built AutoGyro Cavalon, crashed under unknown circumstances in a field and a post crash fire ensued about eight miles south of Roseburg, Douglas County, Oregon.
The gyrocopter was destroyed during the accident sequence and the sole pilot onboard was fatally injured.

N477AG was involved in two other incidents:
(1) Rolled over on landing at South Texas Regional Airport (HDO), TX, on October 23, 2016.
(2) Impacted the runway shortly after takeoff from Sanderson Field Airport (SHN), WA, on August 14, 2019.

Sources:

https://www.sfchronicle.com/news/article/1-dead-in-helicopter-crash-near-Roseburg-15301903.php
https://www.kezi.com/content/news/Deputies-investigate-fatal-helicopter-crash-570851031.html
https://www.facebook.com/katunews/posts/10157614891346448
https://www.oregonlive.com/news/2020/05/at-least-1-killed-in-douglas-county-helicopter-crash.html
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:28-MAY-20,ROSEBURG,N477AG
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N477AG
https://www.google.com/maps/place/2300+Glengary+Loop+Rd,+Roseburg,+OR+97470/@43.1243394,-123.331857,746m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x54c43a5c8597d813:0x3f6e104ea11753f8!8m2!3d43.1243394!4d-123.3296683?hl=en-us

https://www.flickr.com/photos/egbj/46728269942 (photo)

- Previous accident:
https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=236542


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2020 23:55 Geno Added
29-May-2020 05:33 Geno Updated [Source, Narrative]
29-May-2020 07:34 Captain Adam Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, Narrative]
29-May-2020 13:27 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
30-May-2020 06:39 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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