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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228113
Last updated: 12 August 2019
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Date:11-AUG-2019
Time:14:48
Type:Silhouette image of generic H269 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schweizer 269C-1 (300CBi)
Owner/operator:Ace Pilot Training Inc
Registration: N1831A
C/n / msn: 0228
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Postal Roasanover Township, near Allentown, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Allentown-Lehigh Valley International Airport, PA (ABE/KABE)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed and stuck the side of a warehous shortly after takeoff from Allentown-Lehigh Valley International Airport, (ABE/KABE) at Postal Roasanover Township, near Allentown ,PA.
The 2 occupants were injured and were taken to the hospital.

Sources:

https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/Helicopter-Crash-Lehigh-Valley-International-Airport-2-Hurt--535443361.html
https://www.lehighvalleylive.com/allentown/2019/08/helicopter-crashes-into-hanover-township-building-injures-2.html
https://6abc.com/helicopter-crashes-near-lehigh-valley-international-airport-/5460454/
https://www.wfmz.com/news/lehigh-valley/helicopter-crashes-near-lehigh-valley-international-airport/1108136174
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Schaefer+Industrial+Ceramics,+981+Postal+Rd,+Allentown,+PA+18109/@40.645084,-75.44446,16z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x89c438d022445f59:0xca46c78fd25b37d8?hl=en-us&gl=us
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:11-AUG-19,ALLENTOWN,N1831A
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=1831A

https://www.flickr.com/photos/gregrendell/40580672765 (photo)

http://www.acepilot.com/fleet.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Aug-2019 20:29 Iceman 29 Added
11-Aug-2019 20:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Damage]
11-Aug-2019 20:36 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Embed code]
11-Aug-2019 20:37 Iceman 29 Updated [Location]
11-Aug-2019 20:38 Iceman 29 Updated [Location]
11-Aug-2019 20:46 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
11-Aug-2019 20:47 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type]
11-Aug-2019 22:29 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Aug-2019 23:13 Geno Updated [Nature, Source]
12-Aug-2019 06:56 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
12-Aug-2019 15:43 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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