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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228189
Last updated: 17 October 2019
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Date:11-AUG-2019
Time:11:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B427 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 427
Owner/operator:Niugini Helicopters
Registration: P2-HSG
C/n / msn: 56066
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:offshore, 3.1 nm NW of Baluma -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Kokopo
Destination airport:Kimbe
Narrative:
The helicopter impacted the ocean after a failed autorotation practice.

Sources:

https://www.thenational.com.pg/pilot-hurt-in-accident/
https://www.pprune.org/pacific-general-aviation-questions/624550-helicopter-down-png-kimbe.html
http://www.aic.gov.pg/pdf/IntFacRpt/P2-HSG%20Interim%20Factual%20Report%20AIC%2019-1001.pdf
http://aerossurance.com/helicopters/sar-png-aic-b427-p2hsg/

https://www.niuginihelicopters.com/gallery/jpjbo2asaks45fc45fqlaocorsflig (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Aug-2019 05:33 Petropavlovsk Added
14-Aug-2019 06:38 rotorspot Updated [Total fatalities, Source]
14-Aug-2019 07:26 RobertMB Updated [Other fatalities, Nature, Source]
17-Oct-2019 14:51 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Oct-2019 16:30 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code]

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