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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14206
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:14-DEC-1972
Time:16:37
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-61A Payloader
Owner/operator:Columbia Construction
Registration: N318Y
MSN: 61094
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near Chelan, WA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Both engines suffered power loss while lifting logs. Hard landing and rolled over onto rocks and logs. No cause for power loss determined.

Hulk sold to Croman Corp. Helicopter rebuilt and back onto service. W/o March 26, 2002 with Croman Corp.in California.

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=67732&key=0

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

26 Mar 2002 N318Y Croman Corporation 1 Lakehead, CA w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
19-Dec-2009 09:47 TB Updated
29-Dec-2009 00:09 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2009 02:42 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
09-Aug-2014 17:20 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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