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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267466
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:08-SEP-2021
Time:c. 11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-3 LongRanger III
Owner/operator:Wilbur-Ellis Company LLC
Registration: N6516K
MSN: 51391
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Tillamook County, OR -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The helicopter clipped powerlines and impacted the terrain during an aerial application flight in Tillamook, Oregon.
The sole pilot onboard was not injured.

Sources:

https://katu.com/news/local/helicopter-crashes-into-power-line-in-tillamook-county-sparking-fire
https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=N6516K

https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/000/233/233320.jpg (photo)



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Sep-2021 06:59 gerard57 Added
09-Sep-2021 08:05 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
09-Sep-2021 08:05 RobertMB Updated [[Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]]
09-Sep-2021 16:28 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
09-Sep-2021 17:20 OregonFlyer Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
09-Sep-2021 19:26 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
11-Sep-2021 23:27 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]

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