ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145319
Last updated: 22 October 2014
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Date:27-APR-2012
Time:08:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206 JetRanger
Owner/operator:Opf. Ag Air LLC
Registration: N16EP ?
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:In a wheat field behind the Turnpike's Lawn Service Plaza, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Bell JetRanger helicopter, performing spraying operations, crashed in a wheat field behind the Turnpike's Lawn Service Plaza, South Londonderry Township, Pennsylvania.

The pilot walked away with minor injuries and was sent to hospital for treatment.

Sources:
http://www.whptv.com/news/local/story/UPDATE-Helicopter-crashes-spraying-herbicides/O_IxWjq31k-WG3I2A5bYNw.cspx
http://www.abc27.com/story/17843366/helicopter-crashes-near-campbelltown
http://videos.pennlive.com/patriot-news/2012/04/helicopter_crash_near_turnpike.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2012 05:52 gerard57 Added
28-Apr-2012 07:12 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
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