ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145275
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:21-APR-2012
Time:23:00 GMT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R22 Beta
Owner/operator:Castor Aviation LTD
Registration: N121MR
C/n / msn: 0496
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:5 miles west of Palmer, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter, a Robinson R22 Beta, N121MR, struck the tail rotor on landing, about 5 miles west of Palmer, Alaska.

The helicopter sustained substantial damage and no injuries were reported.


Sources:
http://www.helihub.com/2012/04/21/21-apr-12-n121mr-robinson-r22a-palmer-us-alaska/
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/media/P_0423_N.txt
http://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/small/189/189228.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2012 12:34 gerard57 Added
24-Apr-2012 17:13 Geno Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-Apr-2012 18:28 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
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