ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14205
Last updated: 2 September 2014
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Date:18-JUL-1980
Time:15:28
Type:Silhouette image of generic S58T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-58T
Owner/operator:Chevron USA Inc
Registration: N69CH
C/n / msn: 58-524
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Morgan City, LA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Eugene Island Blk.305b
Destination airport:Vermillion Blk.214a
Narrative:
pax heard loud snap abv flwd by extreme vib.Ptns of main rotor blades not fnd.Co flight pln.
(Main rotor blade separated in flight due to material failure)

Sources:
NTSB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
21-Jul-2010 09:13 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
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