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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213739
Last updated: 16 October 2018
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Date:22-JAN-1972
Time:00:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206A
Owner/operator:Helicopter Utilities Pty Ltd
Registration: VH-FOY
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Heron Island, QLD -   Australia
Phase:
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Heron Island, QLD
Destination airport:Heron Island, QLD
Narrative:
At approximately 0045 hours on 22 January 1972, a Bell 206A helicopter, registered VH-FOY, crashed into the sea approximately 2700 feet south-east of Heron Island.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1972/aair/aair197200005/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/24669/197200005.pdf


Revision history:

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29-Jul-2018 05:53 Pineapple Added

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