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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238561
Last updated: 23 September 2020
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Date:21-JUL-2020
Time:13:51 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L
Owner/operator:Expedition Helicopters Inc.
Registration: C-GQNS
C/n / msn: 45134
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Category:Accident
Location:near Medstead, SK -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Bell 206L helicopter operated by Expedition Helicopters Inc., was transitioning from one aerial application block to another near Medstead, SK when it struck a power line. The aircraft was equipped with a wire strike protection kit which cut the power line. The pilot subsequently landed in a nearby field. The helicopter sustained damage to its windscreen and main rotor blades. The helicopter has been removed from service pending repairs.

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Revision history:

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24-Jul-2020 17:04 harro Added

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