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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4687
Last updated: 26 September 2017
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Date:08-OCT-1966
Time:13:30LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 204B
Owner/operator:Petroleum Helicopters (PHI)
Registration: N1187W
C/n / msn: 2041
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Morgan City, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Crashed into a lake near Morgan City, Louisiana, killing all 11 persons on board (pilot + 10 Passengers). NTSB report attributed crash to a fatgue fracture of the tail rotor

Sources:

http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=22643 &key=0 [NTSB Identification: FTW67A0043]
http://www.planecrashmap.com/plane/la/N1187W
http://www.planecrashinfo.com/1966/1966-55.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
30-Oct-2011 19:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
30-Nov-2016 22:32 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Nature]

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