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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145575
Last updated: 28 February 2017
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Date:09-MAY-2012
Time:08:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Townsend Aviation Inc.
Registration: N1069Z
C/n / msn: 2855
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Near Flora, IN -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: National Transport Safety Bureau (NTSB) - United States of America
Narrative:
During an aerial application, near Flora, Indiana, one skid of a Bell 206B JetRanger III hit the field and the helicopter flipped over.

The helicopter was destroyed, but the pilot was uninjured.

Sources:

http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events02/media/04_1069Z.txt
http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/N1069Z.html
http://www.wlfi.com/dpp/news/local/helicoptor-crashes-in-carroll-county
http://newsbug.info/articles/2012/05/13/monticello_herald_journal/local_news/doc4faad2253677f876379485.txt

http://www.townsendaviation.com/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-May-2012 23:26 vvvww Added
11-May-2012 13:16 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type]
12-May-2012 05:28 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-May-2012 16:20 Geno Updated [Source]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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