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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246471
Last updated: 23 November 2021
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Date:01-JAN-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47D1
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N74823
MSN: 270
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Marana Regional Airport (AVQ/KAVQ), Marana, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While maneuvering to avoid an aircraft on taxi, the aircraft experienced a loss of tail rotor authority and subsequent impact with airport terrain at Marana Regional Airport (AVQ/KAVQ), Marana, Arizona.
The helicopter sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:96:8567414870049::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:04-JAN-21,BELL
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult
https://www.aircraft.com/aircraft/29965757/n74823-1953-bell-47g

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 Jun 1973 30174 JGSDF w/o


Revision history:

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05-Jan-2021 00:01 Geno Added

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