ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70094
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Narrative:The engine flamed out in snow and reduced visibility during police operations. The helicopter struck a building and crashed, killing one of the four persons on board.
Bell 206B-2 JetRanger II
|Owner/operator:||Clyde Helicopters Ltd. opf Strathclyde Police|
|C/n / msn:|| 597|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Giffnock, Glasgow, Strathclyde, Scotland -
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
|Departure airport:||Glasgow City Heliport|
|Destination airport:||Glasgow City Heliport|
The aircraft was a stand-in for the normal Bo105 which was unserviceable.
Registration G-EYEI cancelled by the CAA as aircraft "destroyed" 14/3/1990
CAP 667 review of General Aviation Fatal Accidents 1985-1994 http://www.caa.co.uk/cap667 http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld199697/ldjudgmt/jd970227/clyde01.htm https://www.gov.uk/aaib-reports/bell-206b-ii-g-eyei-24-january-1990
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Time, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]|
||Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
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