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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244286
Last updated: 15 November 2020
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Date:21-OCT-2020
Time:16:11
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger II
Owner/operator:Airwayplanner.com LLC
Registration: N716VL
C/n / msn: 4203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Nassau County's Point Lookout, Hempstead, Long Island, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Farmingdale-Republic Field, NY (FRG/KFRG)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced an apparent forced landing to shallow water terrain at Nassau County's Point Lookout in Hempstead on Long Island, New York. The helicopter sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries. Weather may have been a factor to the incident.

Sources:

https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/helicopter-crashes-into-marsh-on-south-shore-of-long-island/2680875/
https://abc7ny.com/helicopter-crash-jones-beach-chopper-down-long-island/7223268/
https://www.pix11.com/news/local-news/long-island/helicopter-lands-in-long-island-inlet-in-emergency-landing

https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N716VL



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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Oct-2020 23:12 Geno Added
22-Oct-2020 00:12 Geno Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Oct-2020 21:52 Geno Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]

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