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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204973
Last updated: 24 February 2018
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerospatiale AS350B
Registration: VH-SRB
C/n / msn: 1106
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Whistle Duck Creek, NT -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Shortly before touchdown, the aircraft encountered a heavy wind gust, which caused the tail boom to swing and the tail rotor struck a small cairn of rocks. The tail boom, tail rotor and drive train sustained damage.


Revision history:

24-Jan-2018 09:19 Pineapple Added

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