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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208964
Last updated: 11 August 2020
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Date:07-JUL-1995
Time:17:48
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369HS
Owner/operator:
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
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Glenrock Station, NSW
Destination airport:Glenrock Station, NSW
Investigating agency: BASI
Narrative:
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.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1995/aair/199502112/
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/4933014/199502112.pdf

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


Revision history:

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