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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212117
Last updated: 28 November 2019
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Date:14-JUN-2018
Time:08:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MD Helicopters MD600N
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ngamatea Station, E of Waiouru, NI -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed undertaking a commercial survey operation. All five occupants were injured, two seriously and one is in critical condition. He later died in hospital from the injuries sustained in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/news/emergency/five-hospitalised-after-chopper-crash/
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/AK1806/S00344/five-taken-to-hospital-following-helicopter-crash.htm
https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/104713580/two-men-critical-after-chopper-with-five-on-board-crashes-near-waiouru
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12071363


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jun-2018 05:39 gerard57 Added
14-Jun-2018 11:29 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
14-Jun-2018 11:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Jun-2018 05:13 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
15-Jun-2018 05:30 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
15-Jun-2018 20:25 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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