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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269623
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:15-NOV-2021
Time:16:19
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58A Kiowa
Owner/operator:Edgefield Aviation LLC
Registration: N103WC
MSN: 40304
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Molalla, OR -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:External load operation
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Rotorcraft Christmas tree harvesting experienced engine issues, auto-rotated and made a hard landing, main rotor blade struck tail boom.

Sources:

FAA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2021 20:13 Captain Adam Added
17-Nov-2021 00:29 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]

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