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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 126678
Last updated: 16 June 2021
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Date:19-SEP-1966
Time:12:30
Type:Sikorsky S-62A
Owner/operator:Petroleum Helicopters (PHI)
Registration: N324Y
MSN: 62-012
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Morgan City, LA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ditched in the Gulf of Mexico after engine failure. Rolled over when tail struck ocean swell.

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=23175&key=0

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 Feb 1981 N324Y Briles Wing & Helicopter 2 Avalon, CA w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Oct-2012 09:33 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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