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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 9843
Last updated: 24 November 2017
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Date:11-DEC-1976
Time:14:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369C
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N9135F
C/n / msn: 230453S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pontiac Municipal Airport, Pontiac, IL (PNT/KPNT) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Pontiac Municipal Airport, Pontiac, IL (PNT/KPNT)
Destination airport:Pontiac Municipal Airport, Pontiac, MI (PNT/KPNT)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 11 December 1976 when crashed near Pontiac Municipal Airport, 3 miles north of Pontiac, Livingston County, Illinois (PNT/KPNT). Engine failed during practice power off/engine out auto-rotation. Thermal fatigue to outer rim of turbine assembly was found. Evidence of previous oil fire. One of the two persons on board was killed.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: CHI77FEV06
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=9135F
3. http://www.griffin-helicopters.co.uk/accidentdetails.aspx?accidentkey=11280
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pontiac,_Illinois#Transportation
5, http://planecrashmap.com/plane/il/N9135F/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
24-Feb-2016 19:31 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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