ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56849
Last updated: 17 September 2014
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Date:04-JAN-2009
Time:1409 CST
Type:Sikorsky S-76C++
Owner/operator:Petroleum Helicopters (PHI)
Registration: N748P
C/n / msn: 760629
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Houma, Terrebonne Parish, LA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Lake Palourde Base Heliport (7LS3)
Destination airport:South Timbalier Oil platform (ST301B)
Narrative:
The helicopter carrying oilfield workers crashed into a marshy area near Bayou Penchant. One passenger (Steven Yeltin) survived seriously injured.
KMSY 042053Z 17010KT 10SM FEW025 SCT130 BKN200 23/18 A3006

Sources:
http://www.faa.gov/data_statistics/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/02_748P.txt
http://www.wdsu.com/news/18409935/detail.html
NTSB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jan-2009 21:02 DavidLandry Added
04-Jan-2009 21:04 harro Updated
05-Jan-2009 09:07 robbreid Updated
11-Jun-2010 02:32 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
11-Jun-2010 03:06 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Jun-2010 12:29 TB Updated [Location, Source]
13-Jun-2010 13:44 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
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