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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 43010
Last updated: 24 August 2021
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Date:09-SEP-1985
Time:14:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger
Owner/operator:Jesus Gandiago
Registration: N14819
MSN: 857
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Emmett, ID -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Riggins, ID
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
NEWLY-LICENSED PLT DEPARTED INTO MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN IN THUNDERSTROM CONDITIONS DESPITE WARNINGS FROM FRIENDS. THE ACFT WRECKAGEWAS LOCATED TWO DAYS LATER IN RISING TERRAIN BELOW POWER 11 MILES FROM PT OF DEPARTURE. INVESTIGATION REVEALED HIGH SPEED VERTICAL IMPACT ON UPSLOPE TYPICAL OF A 'QUICK-STOP' MANEUVER OR ATTEMPT TO DUCK POWER LINES. NO EVIDENCE WAS FOUND OF PRE-IMPACT MALFUNCTION OR FAILURE OF THE ACFT STRUCTURE, POWERPLANT OR SYSTEMS. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X37904


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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