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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172481
Last updated: 25 August 2021
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Date:24-DEC-2014
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic H269 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schweizer 269C-1
Owner/operator:Flight Training Adelaide P/L
Registration: VH-FTY
MSN: 0368
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Parafield Airport (YPPF), Adelaide, SA -   Australia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Parafield Airport, Adelaide
Destination airport:Parafield Airport, Adelaide
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed while undertaking a practice engine failure manoeuvre. Both trainee pilot and instructor survived the crash, the instructor was taken to hospital was a rib injury.
The helicopter landed on its side and sustained substantial damage.

Sources:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-12-24/helicopter-incident-parafield-injures-instructor/5987160?section=sa
http://www.news.com.au/national/south-australia/two-people-have-lucky-escape-from-helicopter-crash-at-parafield-airport/story-fnii5yv4-1227165849444


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Dec-2014 07:59 gerard57 Added
24-Dec-2014 09:35 Pineapple Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source]
24-Dec-2014 09:35 Geo Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
24-Dec-2014 10:07 Anon. Updated [Registration, Location]

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