ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78581
Last updated: 22 September 2014
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Date:05-OCT-2010
Time:~0800.
Type:Silhouette image of generic R22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R22 Beta
Owner/operator:Mountain View Helicopters
Registration: ZK-IIL
C/n / msn: 4049
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Near Mount Herbert, Banks Peninsula. -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot of a light helicopter suffered back injuries in the forced landing of his aircraft.
The Robinson came down on a track among trees on a ridge as the result of a mechanical failure.
The crash site was located about an hour later and the pilot, the sole occupant, was airlifted to hospital.

Sources:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/4197706/Helicopter-crashes-in-Canterbury


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2010 02:27 angels one five Added
06-Oct-2010 16:29 flyernzl Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator]
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