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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240477
Last updated: 22 September 2020
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Time:c. 18:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 205A-1
Owner/operator:HeliQwest International
Registration: N386HQ
C/n / msn: 30086
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:NW of Brackett Field Airport (POC/KPOC), La Verne, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:La Verne-Brackett Field, CA (POC/KPOC)
Destination airport:La Verne-Brackett Field, CA (POC/KPOC)
The aircraft experienced a “tail rotor double delamination” during a fire suppression flight northwest of Brackett Field Airport (POC/KPOC), La Verne, California. The helicopter sustained substantial damage. The pilot was uninjured.


Revision history:

26-Aug-2020 05:48 Geno Added
26-Aug-2020 06:32 RobertMB Updated [Source]
26-Aug-2020 06:34 RobertMB Updated [Source]
22-Sep-2020 07:12 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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