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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207803
Last updated: 19 October 2019
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Date:31-JUL-2001
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 205A-1
Owner/operator:Idaho Helicopters
Registration: N205BR
C/n / msn: 30033
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Jackson, WY -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During a firefighting operaton the helicopter was in a hover over a pont near Snake River using a long line and bucket to pick up water when the long line and bucket from a Bell 212 entangled into the rotor system. The Bell 205 autorotated into the water.

Sources:

Air International September 2001, p143


Revision history:

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