ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121674
 
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:11-APR-2011
Time:1:50pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell 206B JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Sabah Air Aviation
Registration: 9M-AXH
MSN: 2480
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dataran Sibu -   Malaysia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Bintangor
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A helicopter crashed at the town square Dataran of Sibu Monday afternoon, just opposite a hotel where Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin is due to attend a function.
City police chief Shafie Ismail said the pilot was injured and has been admitted to hospital. (He succumbed later to the injuries). There was no one else in the helicopter, he added.


Sources:

https://www.thestar.com.my/news/story.asp?file=/2011/4/11/nation/20110411142204&sec=nation?file=/2011/4/11/nation/20110411142204&sec=nation
http://selians.blogspot.com/2011/04/helicopter-crashes-in-sibu.html
http://malaysianmirror.com/media-buzz-detail/6-nation/52817-helicopter-crashes-in-dataran-sibu
https://www.nst.com.my/articles/HelicoptercrashesnearSibuhotel/Article

http://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/0/1/0625107.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Apr-2011 03:24 gerard57 Added
11-Apr-2011 04:32 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator]
11-Apr-2011 07:23 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2022 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
www.FlightSafety.org