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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224392
Last updated: 21 September 2021
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Date:26-APR-2019
Time:07:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B-3 Jet Ranger III
Owner/operator:Wilbur Ellis Co
Registration: N206JH
MSN: 2918
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Oakridge, Lane County, OR -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter impacted heavily timber wooded terrain while doing agricultural spraying in Lane County, near Oakridge, Oregon. The helicopter sustained substantial damage when autorotated in the trees and the sole pilot on board survived with apparent minor injures.

Sources:

https://kpic.com/news/local/helicopter-crash-confirmed-in-rural-lane-county
https://www.kezi.com/content/news/Helicopter-crashes-in-forest-south-of-Oakridge-509113371.html
https://nbc16.com/news/local/helicopter-crash-confirmed-in-rural-lane-county
FAA
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=206JH
https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1574573

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Apr-2019 19:48 N25992 Added
26-Apr-2019 19:56 Captain Adam Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2019 21:10 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
29-Apr-2019 18:40 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]

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