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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169022
Last updated: 22 September 2017
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Date:11-SEP-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:BEAS (British Executive Air Services Ltd)
Registration: G-BDIL
C/n / msn: 30715
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Brent Spar offshore installation, North Sea -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Sullom Voe, Shetland
Destination airport:Brent Spar
Narrative:
Substantially damaged 11 September 1977 while landing at the Brent Spa offshore installation, North Sea (at approximate co ordinates 6054′N 148′E). Offshore shuttling to and from Sullom Voe, Shetland. The two passengers on board (1 pilot, 1 passenger) uninjured. Tail rotor strike on crane. Repaired and returned to service. Crashed again 14 miles from the Muchison Platform on 14 September 1982, killing all six persons on board (see separate entry)

Sources:

1. ICAO Summary 11/77
2. https://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-BDIL.pdf
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brent_Spar
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brent_oilfield


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Aug-2014 17:10 Aerossurance Added
18-Jul-2015 09:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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