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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208964
Last updated: 11 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369HS
Registration: VH-BAD
C/n / msn: 1190211S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:59km NE of Scone, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Glenrock Station, NSW
Destination airport:Glenrock Station, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
The helicopter had been chartered for a wild pig eradication program and was returning to Glenrock Station at the conclusion of the day's activities when the pilot noticed the engine out light illuminated. In the subsequent forced landing, the helicopter touched down heavily on the side of a hill and rolled over. All three occupants escaped with injuries and the helicopter was destroyed.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

08-Apr-2018 07:13 Pineapple Added

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