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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225988
Last updated: 10 June 2019
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Date:26-JAN-1984
Time:17:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369HS
Owner/operator:Soloy Heliops
Registration: N4507C
C/n / msn: 450733S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Buffalo, WY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE HELICOPTER LOST POWER A FEW MINUTES AFTER TAKEOFF AND MADE A FORCED LANDING. THE ACFT HAD BEEN REFUELED FROM A FUEL TRUCK SHORTLY BEFORE TAKEOFF. SAMPLES OF FUEL FROM THE ACFT AND THE FUEL TRUCK WERE EXAMINED AND FOUND TO CONTAIN WATER.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20001214X38563&key=1

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 35 years and 4 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

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