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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233636
Last updated: 7 March 2020
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Time:c. 11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter EC 130B4
Owner/operator:Blue Hawaiian Helicopters
Registration: N11QK
C/n / msn: 3639
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Leilani Estates, Big Island, HI -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Hilo International Airport, HI (ITO/PHTO)
Destination airport:
The EC 130B4 experienced a precautionary landing and subsequent rollover in a lava field in the Leilani Estates area on Big Island of Hawaii. The tour helicopter sustained substantial and injuries among the six occupants onboard have not been disclosed.

Sources:,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:05-MAR-20,HILO,N11QK'25.0%22N+15455'13.0%22W/@19.473611,-154.920278,30845m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d19.473611!4d-154.920278?hl=en (photo)

Revision history:

05-Mar-2020 23:26 Geno Added
06-Mar-2020 01:36 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Mar-2020 03:56 RobertMB Updated [Time]
06-Mar-2020 15:52 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Damage]
07-Mar-2020 20:21 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Damage, Narrative]

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