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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 265917
Last updated: 12 October 2021
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Date:25-JUL-2021
Time:07:06 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven I
Owner/operator:Apex Helicopters Canada
Registration: C-FVPA
MSN: 0846
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Golf Road, Brantford, ON -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Narrative:
A Robinson R44 Helicopter was performing aerial spray application on a corn field near Brantford, Ontario. During a spray run, the helicopter impacted a set of electrical power wires at the edge of a corn field, and subsequently crashed. The helicopter came to rest approximately 270 feet from the power wires, and was destroyed, the pilot who was the sole occupant was seriously injured.
CCAR shows Registration for C-FVPA was cancelled 01/29/2021

Sources:

https://www.cp24.com/news/pilot-in-hospital-after-helicopter-crash-in-brantford-1.5522552
https://www.stthomastimesjournal.com/news/local-news/copter-crash-in-brantford
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/helicopter-crash-1.6116723
https://ottawasun.com/news/provincial/pilot-survives-helicopter-crash-in-brantford-ont-after-apparently-hitting-power-line
TSB
https://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/2/CCARCS-RIACC/ADetHis.aspx?id=1479161&rfr=RchHsRes.aspx?st=2&m=%7cFVPA%7c&cn=%7c%7c&mn=%7c%7c&sn=%7c%7c&cnn=%7c%7c&tn=%7c%7c&ln=%7c%7c&fn=%7c%7c&rfr2=RchHs.aspx

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https://apexhelicoptersinc.com/fleet
http://www.rotorspot.nl/historic/c-1.php

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jul-2021 16:17 Iceman 29 Added
25-Jul-2021 16:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Jul-2021 16:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Source]
25-Jul-2021 16:28 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator]
25-Jul-2021 17:07 Iceman 29 Updated [Category]
25-Jul-2021 17:57 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
25-Jul-2021 18:25 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]
26-Jul-2021 06:36 Iceman 29 Updated [Phase, Nature, Narrative]
26-Jul-2021 06:36 Iceman 29 Updated [[Phase, Nature, Narrative]]
26-Jul-2021 06:37 Iceman 29 Updated [[[Phase, Nature, Narrative]]]
26-Jul-2021 06:38 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
26-Jul-2021 06:38 Iceman 29 Updated [[Narrative]]
28-Jul-2021 06:07 harro Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
29-Jul-2021 11:06 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code]
30-Jul-2021 18:13 Anon. Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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