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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23248
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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Date:29-OCT-2005
Time:1725 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FOMI
C/n / msn: 10869
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lac Sacacomi, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Lac Sacacomi, Quebec
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The R-44, a private helicopter registered , crashed shortly after takeoff from the helipad situated on Lac Sacacomi. The aircraft caught fire, and the pilot, the only occupant on board, died in the crash.

NOTE: At least TWO Robinson R44 Raven IIs have been registered C-FOMI. The other was c/no 10740, ex-N5012P. The one that crashed, as above, was c/no 10869, the SECOND Robinson R44 to be regsitered C-FOMI, which was registered 08/09/2005, crashed 29/10/2005, and the registration was cancelled as "aircraft destroyed by fire" on 05/06/2008

Sources:

2005Q1889
http://www.rotorspot.nl/c-1.htm
http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/menu/drop-index.html
http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/C-FOMI.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
21-Jan-2012 15:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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