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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240501
Last updated: 8 September 2020
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Date:25-AUG-2020
Time:15:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B2 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Alaska Helicopter Leasing LLC
Registration: N160SH
C/n / msn: 2739
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Tuxedni Bay, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power, the helicopter landed hard while hoovering over mountainous terrain in the Tuxedni Bay, Alaska.
The helicopter came to the rest on its side, sustaining substantial damage, and the sole pilot onboard was not injured.

Sources:

FAA

https://www.aircraft.com/aircraft/18399981/n160sh-1994-eurocopter-as-350d2 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Aug-2020 13:12 Captain Adam Added
26-Aug-2020 13:32 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]

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