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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4698
Last updated: 1 April 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 205A-1
Owner/operator:Petroleum Helicopters (PHI)
Registration: N2256W
C/n / msn: 30065
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dulac, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Block 201, Gulf Mex
fatigue failure both tail rotor blade grips,pn 204-011-728-13.



Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation A-72-61 issued 8 June 1972 by NTSB
Safety recommendation A-72-62 issued 8 June 1972 by NTSB

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
30-May-2014 21:04 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Destination airport]

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