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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75284
Last updated: 18 February 2020
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Date:25-JUN-2010
Time:02:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic S64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-64E (CH-54A)
Owner/operator:Erickson Air-Crane
Registration: N229AC
C/n / msn: 64-018
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near Long Pelutan, Baram -   Malaysia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Sikorsky S-64 helicopter crashed deep in the jungle near Long Pelutan, Baram whilst logging timber, killing the pilot William Charles Scott (51) and injuring the co-pilot David William Bergin (49). The helicopter was destroyed.

Sources:

1. http://www.mysinchew.com/node/40934
2. http://www.thestaronline.com/news/story.asp?file=/2010/6/26/nation/20100626130949&sec=nation
3. http://www.malaysianmirror.com/sabahsarawakdetail/12-sabahsarawak/44096-pilot-killed-in-logging-chopper-crash
4. https://www.nst.com.my/nst/articles/4pilot/Article/_
5. http://web.archive.org/web/20100704034548/http://newsinfo.inquirer.net:80/breakingnews/world/view/20100627-277851/American-pilot-killed-in-Borneo-copter-crash
6. http://www.foxnews.com/world/2010/06/27/pilot-killed-helicopter-crashes-malaysian-jungle-borneo-island.html
7. http://www3.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20100701X22948&key=1
8. http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3413/3581486265_93d62e0974_z.jpg?zz=1 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jun-2010 02:12 gerard57 Added
26-Jun-2010 02:13 harro Updated [Time, Narrative]
26-Jun-2010 02:31 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
27-Jun-2010 12:30 gwog Updated [Damage]
01-Jul-2010 23:11 MarkStep Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Jul-2010 12:52 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location]
11-Aug-2010 07:53 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
20-Dec-2010 11:38 TB Updated [Nature, Source]
20-Dec-2010 11:51 TB Updated [Damage, Narrative]
19-Mar-2011 10:20 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Source]
19-Mar-2011 10:26 TB Updated [Source]
01-Oct-2012 12:04 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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