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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226836
Last updated: 13 July 2019
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Date:06-JUL-2019
Time:15:09
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44
Owner/operator:Eifer's Holdings P/L
Registration: VH-KCH
C/n / msn: 1548
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Piries, 11km S of Mansfield, VIC -   Australia
Phase:
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed on a private property. A female occupant sustained serious injuries. A male occupant sustained minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/victoria/two-injured-in-helicopter-crash-in-regional-victoria-20190706-p524s6.html
https://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/helicopter-crash-near-mansfield/news-story/695a257c2938ee59718189f29445b118
https://au.news.yahoo.com/woman-critically-injured-helicopter-crash-mansfield-victoria-092736091.html
https://www.casa.gov.au/aircraft-register?search_api_views_fulltext=&vh=KCH&field_ar_serial=
https://www.regosearch.com/aircraft/photo/au/KCH/11869
https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2019/aair/ao-2019-031/


Images:

Photo of VH-KCH courtesy AirHistory.net


Coolangatta (YBCG / OOL)
19 August 2016; (c) Ian McDonell

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Jul-2019 06:46 gerard57 Added
06-Jul-2019 06:55 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2019 09:07 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
06-Jul-2019 19:54 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Jul-2019 23:20 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
07-Jul-2019 02:18 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
07-Jul-2019 05:46 Petropavlovsk Updated [Operator]
13-Jul-2019 12:48 harro Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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