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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4831
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Date:10-JAN-1969
Time:17:27
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47G-2
Owner/operator:Wor Radio
Registration: N710K
C/n / msn: 2009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Astoria, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
t/r pitch change rod bearings failed due to over torqued delta hinge bolt.Crashed into apt bldg.

Sources:

NTSB

Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation A-69-25 issued 16 September 1969 by NTSB to


Revision history:

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25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added

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