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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216238
Last updated: 30 October 2019
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Date:04-JAN-2002
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-3 LongRanger III
Owner/operator:Air Logistics
Registration: N344AL
C/n / msn: 51374
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:oil rig, GOM -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Caught by very strong winds and blown into the sea overnight from an unspecified oil rig in Gulf of Mexico. Another helicopter on a nearby rig was also blown from the helideck but was caught by the safety net, enabling later recovery.

Sources:

Air International May 2002, p 273


Revision history:

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