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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155217
Last updated: 28 August 2021
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Date:13-APR-2013
Time:03:19 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1 LongRanger II
Owner/operator:E & B Helicopters
Registration: C-FCTD
MSN: 45159
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bute Inlet, 100 km NE of Campbell River -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Bell 206L-1 LongRanger II helicopter crashed and overturned in the Homathco River on the South Coast of B.C., Canada. The main rotor struck terrain and separated from its root.
One passenger died (trapped in the fuselage), the other five occupants were not seriously injured.
The helicopter operated at low level, moving fisherman from one pool on the water to another.

The accident took place on Saturday 13 April 2013.

Sources:

CADORS #2013P0449

http://web.archive.org/web/20130709132028/http://www.cbc.ca:80/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2013/04/15/bc-helicopter-crash-campbell-river.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Apr-2013 00:24 gerard57 Added
16-Apr-2013 00:28 harro Updated [Narrative]
16-Apr-2013 00:35 harro Updated [Date]
16-Apr-2013 09:43 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
16-Apr-2013 10:05 gerard57 Updated [Date, Narrative]
19-Apr-2013 08:34 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
01-Sep-2014 10:09 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Narrative]

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