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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169431
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Date:07-JAN-2012
Time:12:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS350 BA Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Airborne Energy Solutions
Registration: C-GREV
C/n / msn: 1039
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:20 NM West of Steen River, AB -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Lifted off to reposition for refuelling in a seismic operation staging area 20 NM West of Steen River, AB, when the long line became entangled in the tail rotor. The aircraft landed with no injuries to the pilot, and substantial damage to the helicopter's tail rotor system, and tail boom.

Sources:

CADORS Number: 2012C0586


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Sep-2014 18:05 Aerossurance Added
26-Sep-2016 21:25 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Narrative]

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