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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235371
Last updated: 29 May 2020
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Date:22-APR-2020
Time:08:13 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1LongRanger II
Owner/operator:GBR Helicopters
Registration: VH-NBR
C/n / msn: 45232
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Banks Peak, Moa Island, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
During final approach, the helicopter collided with terrain, resulting in substantial damage. The pilot and two passengers were recovered and taken to hospital for their injuries.

Sources:

https://www.cairnspost.com.au/subscribe/news/1/?sourceCode=CPWEB_WRE170_a_TWT&dest=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cairnspost.com.au%2Fnews%2Fcairns%2Fhelicopter-crashes-on-remote-fnq-island%2Fnews-story%2F77e1a0b1157b1d472a2ce5b7cd03c6bb&memtype=anonymous&mode=premium&v21suffix=107-b
https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2020/aair/ao-2020-023/

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/64548_1472734657.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Apr-2020 06:07 Captain Adam Added
23-Apr-2020 06:10 harro Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
23-Apr-2020 06:10 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
23-Apr-2020 07:54 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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