Accident Sikorsky S-76A N348AA,
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Date:Wednesday 4 August 2010
Time:19:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic S76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-76A
Registration: N348AA
MSN: 760043
Year of manufacture:1980
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:45 NM Northwest of Sandspit, BC -   Canada
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The American-registered Arctic Air Service Inc. Sikorsky S-76A helicopter, being operated by Helijet International, was landing on a floating helipad at Hippa Lodge after a flight from Sandspit, BC. The helicopter taxied on a wooden area of the pad and the left main gear broke through the pad. The helicopter remained upright. It was shut down and the passengers exited normally. There were no injuries but the helicopter was substantially damaged.


TC CADORS No.2010P1145

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