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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 268392
Last updated: 22 October 2021
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Date:06-OCT-2021
Time:14:22
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B-3 JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Louisiana Department Of Public Safety (LA State Police
Registration: N373SP
MSN: 2885
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Near Louisiana Regional Airport (REG/KREG), Gonzales, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, LA (BTR/KBTR)
Destination airport: Louisiana Regional Airport, (REG/KREG) Gonzales, LA
Narrative:
The Bell 206B-3 JetRanger III operated by the Louisiana State Police, sustained substantial damage subsequent to the autorotation and hard landing following a loss of tail rotor effectiveness, 200 Yds. from Louisiana Regional Airport (REG) Gonzales, Louisiana.
The sole State Trooper/pilot onboard the helicopter received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.wbrz.com/news/state-trooper-injured-in-crash-landing-when-chopper-makes-emergency-landing-in-ascension-parish
https://www.katc.com/news/covering-louisiana/state-police-helicopter-crashes-pilot-sustains-minor-injuries
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:96:880022401773::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:07-OCT-21,BELL
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=373SP
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N373SP
https://globe.adsbexchange.com/?icao=a4408e&lat=30.219&lon=-91.028&zoom=11.3&showTrace=2021-10-06&leg=1
http://www.lsp.org/air_br.html
http://www.lsp.org/images/air_br5.jpg

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Oct-2021 23:07 Geno Added
07-Oct-2021 08:18 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-Oct-2021 18:53 johnwg Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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