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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67883
Last updated: 12 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MD Helicopters MD530F (369FF)
Owner/operator:Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
Registration: N911WY
C/n / msn: 0144FF
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Corner of Solvang Drive and Lindell Ave -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Aerial patrol
Departure airport:Las Vegas North Terminal
Destination airport:Las Vegas North Terminal
On a routine flight over Las Vegas, the pilot got an engine warning light and shut down the engine, made an auto rotation emergency landing on the road, no damage to the helicopter or cars, and no injuries to the crew. The engine was inspected by mechanics, and lifted off again from the road at 16:00L


Las Vegas Reviw-Journal and local TV Channel 8


Photo of N911WY courtesy

Las Vegas - Nellis AFB (KLSV / LSV)
14 November 2004; (c) Alex Christie

Nellis AFB, las Vegas, NV Nov08-2008

Revision history:

13-Aug-2009 07:27 CAN Added
13-Aug-2009 09:21 CAN Updated
04-May-2015 15:31 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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