Incident Sikorsky S-76A G-BHYB, 09 Dec 1987
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Date:09-DEC-1987
Time:18:48 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic S76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-76A
Owner/operator:British International Helicopters
Registration: G-BHYB
MSN: 760079
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Fulmar Alpha Offshore Installation, Central North Sea -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Offshore
Departure airport:Auk Alpha Offshore Installation
Destination airport:Fulmar Alpha Offshore Installation
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Loss of speed and loss of height on approach resulted in striking the water surface while shuttling between two Shell North Sea installations. Successfully landed on Fulmar Alpha.

Sources:

https://www.gov.uk/aaib-reports/5-1988-sikorsky-s-76a-g-bhyb-9-december-1987
http://aerossurance.com/helicopters/s76a-night-approach-loci/

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Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jun-2022 13:38 Aerossurance Added
05-Jun-2022 11:38 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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