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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194475
Last updated: 11 December 2020
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Date:30-MAR-2017
Time:18:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 350B
Owner/operator:Somerbrook Pty Ltd
Registration: VH-KCE
C/n / msn: 1713
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wellcamp, Toowoomba, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter lost control during windy conditions and crashed into a paddock at Wellcamp. The pilot was uninjured and the aircraft sustained substantial damage, end on its side.

Sources:

https://twitter.com/7NewsToowoomba
https://www.thechronicle.com.au/news/helicopter-crashes-near-toowoomba-school/3161220/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Mar-2017 08:36 Pineapple Added
31-Mar-2017 11:29 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
31-Mar-2017 11:36 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Narrative]

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