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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58883
 
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Date:04-MAR-2009
Time:11:48
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell 206B JetRanger
Owner/operator:Bell 206 Inc, owner
Registration: N83086
MSN: 914
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Cupecoy Beach, Sint Maarten -   Sint Maarten
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Sightseeing helicopter made emergency ditching by autorotating from 500 feet due to engine failure, about 50 meters from the shoreline close to Cupecoy, Sint Maarten

Sources:

http://www.thedailyherald.com/news/daily/l245/copterl245.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2009 08:36 slowkid Added
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
22-Dec-2016 10:28 harro Updated [Country]
11-Jun-2022 12:19 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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