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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4948
Last updated: 10 November 2020
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Date:06-FEB-1973
Time:12:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1B
Owner/operator:Corp.Of Fronti
Registration: HP668
C/n / msn: 393
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Corpus Chrsti, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Corpus Christi,TEX
Destination airport:Corpus Christi,TEX
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
autorotation with power recovery. M/r blades flapped and cut off tail pylon.

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=71012&key=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
31-May-2010 08:29 Alpine Flight Updated [Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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