Incident Sikorsky S-76A++ B-73.., 99 Jul 2007
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155974
 
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Date:99-JUL-2007
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-76A++
Owner/operator:Zhuhai Helicopter/COPC
Registration: B-73..
MSN: 76....
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bohai Bay -   China
Phase: Approach
Nature:Offshore
Departure airport:Tanggu
Destination airport:COPC Penglai 19-2 oil rig
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Struck the sea due to strong downdraft while approaching oil rig. After returned to base extensively damages found inclusive a cracked tail boom and salt water in the cabin. Operating for ConocoPhilipps China (COPC).

Sources:

http://s3.amazonaws.com/zanran_storage/www.scramble.nl/ContentPages/51928303.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-May-2013 19:29 TB Added
19-May-2013 18:29 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]

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