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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 243902
Last updated: 19 October 2020
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Date:16-OCT-2020
Time:c. 17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger
Owner/operator:Wild Goose Airways
Registration: N777CP
C/n / msn: 3429
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve, Lakeland, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter autorotated to marshland north of Lakeland Linder International Airport (LAL/KLAL), Lakeland, Florida after a power loss. The helicopter tail boom separated and the main rotor blades struck trees. The pilot onboard was uninjured.

Sources:

FAA
https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/region-polk/no-injuries-reported-after-single-engine-plane-crash-in-lakeland-officials-say

http://floridanaturecoast.org/County/Pasco/GreenSwampWest/GreenSwampWest.aspx/

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Oct-2020 03:38 Geno Added
19-Oct-2020 14:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
19-Oct-2020 14:37 harro Updated [Damage, Narrative]
19-Oct-2020 19:28 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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