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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122726
Last updated: 18 February 2020
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Date:22-MAY-2011
Time:5:32 P.M.
Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB BK 117B-2
Owner/operator:Air Methods Inc
Registration: N550SL
C/n / msn: 7139
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Joplin, MO -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
N550SL (St. John's MedFlight of Joplin, MO) was destroyed on the helipad at St.John's Regional Medical Center by category F-5 tornado.

Sources:

http://www.flyafrica.info/forums/showthread.php?38779-The-power-of-a-tornado


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2011 10:30 78Delta Added
24-May-2011 16:13 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
25-May-2011 06:11 rvargast17 Updated [Location]
22-Nov-2012 10:55 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Nov-2012 11:02 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
21-Jan-2020 16:37 23theria226@lpsk6.or Updated [Date, Damage]
21-Jan-2020 17:46 23theria226@lpsk6.or Updated [Time, Narrative]

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