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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 33352
Last updated: 17 January 2020
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Date:03-SEP-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1 LongRanger II
Owner/operator:Heli Niugini
Registration: P2-HBF
C/n / msn: 45520
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mount Kare, Hela Province -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Mount Kare, Hela Province, PNG
Destination airport:
Narrative:
3rd Sept. 1998 Mount Kare, Hela Province, Papua New Guinea. Crash of Heli-Niugini Bell 206 P2-HBF. Fully loaded with passengers rotating out on break P2-HBF lifted up, but when about 4 meters above the pad, it experienced difficulties. When the pilot put it back on the ground he landed to one side of the pad causing P2-HBF to roll on it's side. The two starboard side passengers were injured and rendered unconscious. The one passenger was up front with the pilot and he kicked his way out through the front plexi-glass.

Sources:

1. http://www.bellhelicopter.com/MungoBlobs/802/70/potential.pdf
2. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10206511873585727&set=o.159378464234382&type=1&theater


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
08-Apr-2015 21:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Other fatalities, Country, Source, Damage]
08-Apr-2015 21:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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