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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14204
Last updated: 5 April 2019
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Date:01-OCT-1978
Time:10:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic S58T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-58ET
Owner/operator:Carson Helicopters
Registration: N47783
C/n / msn: 58-1112
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Steamboat Springs, CO -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Steamboat Springs, CO
Destination airport:local
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Uncontrolled descent after main rotor blade failure. Ex German Air Force H-34G-II 80+47.

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=43831&key=0
WAAS


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
21-Jul-2010 08:42 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
23-Aug-2014 13:54 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Aug-2014 15:15 TB Updated [Narrative]

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