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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242665
Last updated: 14 October 2020
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Date:19-SEP-2020
Time:c. 14:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic BABY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadian Home Rotors Safari
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N60WD
C/n / msn: S2114
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Red Bud, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:E-Z Self Storage, Red Bud, IL
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimental Welda Derousse built Safari, impacted a storage facility building under unknown circumstances in Red bud, Illinois. The helicopter was destroyed by the ensuing post crash fire and the sole pilot onboard was fatally injured.

Sources:

https://www.kmov.com/news/1-dead-in-helicopter-crash-in-red-bud-illinois/article_e4052b62-fab0-11ea-bef0-870a05c3e19a.html
https://www.republictimes.net/fatal-helicopter-crash-in-red-bud/
https://www.bnd.com/news/local/article245862815.html
https://fox2now.com/news/illinois/helicopter-crash-in-red-bud-ill-kills-pilot/

https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=60WD
https://www.aircraft.com/aircraft/1248977/n60wd-2002-canadian-home-rotors-inc-safari


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2020 23:55 Captain Adam Added
20-Sep-2020 01:26 Geno Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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