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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 40601
Last updated: 27 April 2019
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Date:20-JUN-1992
Time:22:33
Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB BK 117A-3
Owner/operator:Rocky Mountain Helicopters
Registration: N117HH
C/n / msn: 7015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Middletown, CT -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Hartford, CT (0CT9)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Struck wire on approach to landing zone at night. Tail boom separated and helicopter crashed inverted.

Sources:

http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20001211X14950&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
07-Feb-2009 10:18 harro Updated
17-Feb-2010 02:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities]
24-Jul-2010 12:37 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
19-Aug-2010 13:54 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Nov-2012 04:23 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:23 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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