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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122839
Last updated: 21 October 2017
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Date:27-MAY-2011
Time:14:15
Type:Brantly B-2
Owner/operator:Mor S. Applebaum (rgd. owner)
Registration: N222DW
C/n / msn: 181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:West of Weaverville, Trinity County, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Hayfork
Destination airport:Weaverville
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The helicopter was reported overdue and the flight plan for the helicopter had it going the 30 miles from Hayfork to Weaverville and then back to Hayfork Friday. Search crews found the helicopterís wreckage and pilotís body in a remote area Saturday around 3:15 p.m.
(credit: www.helihub.com)
The pilot's body and wreckage were found Saturday evening just west of Weaverville in the Oregon Mountain area behind the towers on land of Bureau Land Management.

Sources:

http://www.krcrtv.com/news/28072860/detail.html
http://www.redding.com/news/2011/may/30/pilot-killed-trinity-county-helicopter-crash/

http://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/small/196/196193.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-May-2011 03:28 RobertMB Added
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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