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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213544
Last updated: 4 September 2021
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Date:20-JUL-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N352CT
MSN: 340
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Todd Mission, about 50 miles NW of Houston, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Todd Mission
Destination airport:Todd Mission
Narrative:
The helicopter on a sightseeing tour crashed just after took off at the Texas Renaissance Festival. The pilot and one passenger were injured and transported to hospital, two others passengers were treated on scene.
Malfunction of the tail rotor has been suggested as a possible reason for the crash.

Sources:

http://abc13.com/watch-live-helicopter-crash-at-texas-renaissance-festival-site/3795294/
https://cw39.com/2018/07/20/photos-helicopter-crashes-on-texas-renaissance-festival-grounds/
http://www.kbtx.com/content/news/Helicopter-crashes-on-Texas-Renaissance-Festival-grounds-488748151.html


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

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jul-2018 20:37 Iceman 29 Added
20-Jul-2018 20:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code]
21-Jul-2018 17:49 Aerossurance Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jul-2018 17:52 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Jul-2018 10:16 Anon. Updated [Cn, Embed code]

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