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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267742
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Date:14-SEP-2021
Time:17:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1
Owner/operator:Canadian Helicopters dba Acasta Heliflight
Registration: C-GIKX
MSN: 45672
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Hope Bay Mine, Nunavut, Canada -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Hope Bay (CHB3) NU
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Narrative:
A Bell helicopter 206L-1 operated by Acasta Heliflight Inc., was conducting a flight from Hope Bay (CHB3) NU. to a drill camp located 8 nm SSW of CBH3 with only the pilot on board.
Upon landing, the helicopter rolled over. The pilot subsequently shut down the engine and exited the helicopter uninjured. A person on the ground was fatally injured.

Sources:

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/employee-death-helicopter-accident-nunavut-hope-bay-mine-1.6176530
"Transportation Safety Board of Canada Daily Notification Log, MODE: AIR, HO Review Date: 2021/09/21"


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Sep-2021 16:22 peterj Added
15-Sep-2021 16:22 harro Updated [Nature, Source]
21-Sep-2021 16:20 marv Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative, Photo]
21-Sep-2021 16:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Damage, Narrative]

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