ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68353
Last updated: 26 October 2014
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Date:27-SEP-2009
Time:06:30 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 II
Owner/operator:Olisofi LLC, Carlsbad, CA
Registration: N29LE
C/n / msn: 10269
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mount Charleston, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:North Las Vegas Airport
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed into the side of the mountain at 11,500 ft for unknown reasons. A fireball was seen after the crash. One occupant received burns 18% of his body, while another one sustained injuries to her head, and the 3rd an ankle injury.

Sources:
http://www.ktnv.com/Global/story.asp?S=11207938&nav=menu498_6_1
FAA
Las Vegas Review-Journal


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Sep-2009 09:59 slowkid Added
28-Sep-2009 10:29 CAN Updated
29-Sep-2009 10:55 64.12.117.71 Updated
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