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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4857
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:05-FEB-1964
Time:16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47G-3B-1
Owner/operator:Elling Halvers
Registration: N73909
MSN: 2797
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Near Little Norway, California -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Objects placed in litter by pax, not secured. Tail rotor struck by unsecured object in flght. Forced landing off airfield during which helo collided with trees, followed by fire.

Sources:

NTSB Identification: Unknown
https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=82402&key=0

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Jul 1969 N73909 Halvorson-Lent 3 Grnd Canyon, Az w/o
24 Feb 1994 N73909 Pacific Air Research, Inc. 0 Gold Hill, OR w/o
23 Jun 2004 N73909 Pacific Air Research 0 14 nautical miles southwest of Medford, Oregon sub


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
11-Aug-2014 17:58 A.J.Scholten Updated [Cn]
08-Jan-2016 18:40 JINX Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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