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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30548
Last updated: 21 August 2021
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Date:30-APR-1999
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1 LongRanger II
Owner/operator:Biscayne Helicopters
Registration: N165BH
MSN: 45249
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Biscayne Bay, Miami Beach, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-G-LRII (from 18 May 1979): To N165BH 30 April 1991. Substantially damaged 30 April 1999 when crashed into the Atlantic Ocean, off Biscayne Bay, Miami Beach, Florida (at approximate co-ordinates 2533′57″N, 8012′59″W). The Shaft-retaining nut and bolt failure caused loss of drive to the tail rotor. The pilot deployed the floats but the helicopter bounced on the surface and rolled over to the left.

Sources:

1. https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/2000/2000
2. http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=165BH
3. http://www.caa.co.uk/aircraft-registration/
4. https://www.pprune.org/6814325-post1036.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

20 Sep 2015 N165BH Private 0 Thomaston, GA w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
10-Apr-2015 16:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
10-Apr-2015 16:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Embed code]

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