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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215645
Last updated: 16 August 2021
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Date:22-SEP-2018
Time:06:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L LongRanger
Owner/operator:GBR Helicopters - Cairns
Registration: VH-
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:North of Cooktown, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:near Yarraden, QLD
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Helicopter landed hard, passenger complained of spinal discomfort, helicopter being assessed as possible write off, incident reported to CASA.

Sources:

https://www.cairnspost.com.au/news/cairns/authorities-investigate-two-nearcrashes-in-gbr-helicopters-choppers/news-story/fc65d524735058d68b290572e575aa55
https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/occurrence-briefs/2018/aviation/ab-2018-115/
Cairns Post - 25 Sept 2018


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Sep-2018 06:12 Petropavlovsk Added
27-Sep-2018 12:38 Pineapple Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source]
27-Sep-2018 12:46 Pineapple Updated [Source]
09-May-2019 09:17 Pineapple Updated [Date, Time, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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