ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147783
Last updated: 23 December 2014
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Date:19-AUG-2012
Time:03:00 p.m.
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 500
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-JWJ
C/n / msn: 6643
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Private property at Kongwak, Near Wonthaggi -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:n/a
Destination airport:Kongwak
Narrative:
Two people have survived a helicopter crash south-east of Melbourne. It is reported that the helicopters engine failed on the approach to land and it crashed on a neighboring property.

The pair suffered minor injuries when the craft came to grief at about 3pm on Sunday 19 August 2012 near Wonthaggi.


Sources:
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/national/two-people-survive-helicopter-crash-near-wonthaggi-in-victorias-south-east/story-fndo2dsc-1226453549184?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dailytelegraphnationalnewsndm+%28Daily+Telegraph+%7C+National+News%29


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Aug-2012 01:26 gerard57 Added
19-Aug-2012 22:25 Geo Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
20-Aug-2012 11:10 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Cn]
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