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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225817
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Date:23-SEP-1996
Time:16:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas 369D
Owner/operator:TRANS NORTH TURBO AIR LTD
Registration: C-GDMP
C/n / msn: 610993D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:FIRE LAKE, YUKON -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:-
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Narrative:
While engaged in support of drilling operations the helicopter experienced engine failure as a result of snow blocking the engine intake. The helicopter impacted a steep slope and rolled/slid down the slope. One occupant was ejected during the crash sequence and was injured. The pilot remained restrained in the helicopter and received serious injuries.

Sources:

Transportation Safety Board of Canada, occurrence A96W0185
http://tsb.gc.ca/eng/rapports-reports/aviation/1996/a96w0185/a96w0185.html

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jun-2019 16:39 rossmcgowan Added
04-Jun-2019 16:41 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Embed code, Accident report, ]

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