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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169619
Last updated: 16 September 2020
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Date:24-MAY-2008
Time:21:14 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 500D (369D)
Owner/operator:Great Slave Helicopters
Registration: C-GNMG
C/n / msn: 300693D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Doctor Lake, NWT -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Helicopter was moving personnel near Doctor Lake, NT in support of a diamond mining operation when the aircraft started an uncontrollable rotation and crashed. A post-crash fire followed. There was one passenger fatality, and the pilot, who sustained serious injuries, was pulled from the wreckage by another passenger who sustained minor injuries.

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CADORS Number: 2008C1608


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Sep-2014 19:40 Aerossurance Added
08-Sep-2014 19:53 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]

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