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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59531
Last updated: 13 March 2020
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Date:04-NOV-1994
Time:18:15 l/t
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369HS
Owner/operator:
Registration: ZK-HCT
C/n / msn: 710332S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Whangarei, Northland -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:farm property
Destination airport:WRE
Narrative:
Just after take-off, the helicopter turned abruptly to the left, and struck the ground at a 90 degree bank angle. The pilot died in the accident, the two passengers were seriously injured.

Sources:

1. TAIC Investigation 94-024

REGISTER ZK-


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Apr-2009 00:41 XLerate Added
12-Sep-2019 08:17 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Cn, Damage]
12-Sep-2019 08:36 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Cn, Source]

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