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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237110
Last updated: 6 August 2020
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Date:18-JUN-2020
Time:17:23
Type:Silhouette image of generic R66 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R66 Turbine
Owner/operator:Kritter Cropdusting Inc
Registration: N4QW
C/n / msn: 0402
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:north of Goldsboro, Wayne County, NC -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Robinson R66 Turbine clipped power lines and impacted cornfield terrain during an aerial application flight north of Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina.
The helicopter sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injuries.

Pictures show the helicopter has been destroyed by impact forces

Sources:

https://www.wral.com/pilot-killed-when-helicopter-crashes-in-wayne-county-field/19151000/
https://www.clausonlaw.com/accident-news/2020/06/19/pilot-killed-in-plane-crash-near-daw-pate-road-in-wayne-county/
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N4QW
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N4QW

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2020 23:09 Geno Added
18-Jun-2020 23:26 RobertMB Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Jun-2020 12:32 Geno Updated [Source, Narrative]
20-Jun-2020 06:33 Petropavlovsk Updated [Damage, Narrative]

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