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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83199
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Date:14-JUN-1997
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-4 LongRanger IV
Owner/operator:Helitrade
Registration: 9M-BAP
MSN: 52042
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kuala Lumpur -   Malaysia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:External load operation
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
External load struck a communications tower while installing transmitter on top. Helicopter crashed, killing the tree occupants and two on a bus stop.

Sources:

Flight International 15-21 April 1998
The Straits Times 15 June 1997, p18


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Dec-2010 14:08 harro Added
13-Dec-2013 09:02 TB Updated [Registration, Cn]
24-Feb-2019 19:30 TB Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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