ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70870
Last updated: 1 September 2014
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Date:12-JAN-2003
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-61A (SH-3G)
Owner/operator:Carson Helicopters
Registration: N8170V
C/n / msn: 61-232
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:near Glady, WV -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on logging operation. Improper installation of the left tail rotor control cable by company maintenance personal. Crew seriously injured.

Sources:
NTSB


Revision history:

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