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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138262
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Time:20:41 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B-3 JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Rotorcraft Leasing Corp. LLC
Registration: N83AL
MSN: 2728
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:10 mi from Sabine Pass, TX -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The pilot of a Bell 206B JetRanger III activated the emergency floating system and made an emergency landing in the water, 10 miles from Sabine pass, Gulf of Mexico, TX.
He and two passengers transferred to a life raft and were pickup up by the USCG.

Sources: (with video)


Revision history:

30-Aug-2011 00:17 Anon. Added
30-Aug-2011 01:12 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
07-Jan-2018 16:11 DSL Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
07-Jan-2018 16:13 harro Updated [Embed code]
30-Dec-2020 18:29 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location]

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