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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226463
Last updated: 23 June 2019
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Date:02-MAY-2015
Time:10:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B407 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 407
Owner/operator:Heli Solutions
Registration: P2-HSL
C/n / msn: 53726
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Mt. Strong -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The PNG AIC reported that a Helicopter registered P2-HSL was involved in a serious Incident which the company did not report. The engine sustained damage from a power exceedance. The pilot did not respond accordingly. Rolls Royce and Bell helicopter assisted in the investigation.
At the time of the occurrence the helicopter was carrying an external load of diesel fuel in drums.

Sources:

PNG AIC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2019 07:52 Petropavlovsk Added
23-Jun-2019 07:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities]

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