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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196618
Last updated: 20 August 2017
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Date:11-JUL-2017
Time:15:45LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B3 A-Star
Owner/operator:Helibro LLC
Registration: N357PJ
C/n / msn: 3608
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Donner Summit, near Kidd Lake, Kingvale, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was supporting routine inspections of PG&Es hydroelectric facilities in the area.
As the helicopter tried to land, it hit some trees and crashed. Five of the six occupants onboard sustained minor injuries. The pilot was not injured.

Sources:

http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/crime/article160846799.html
https://www.facebook.com/chp.truckee/posts/1933220066889955
http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:95:1864940252629::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:11-JUL-17,KINGVALE,N357PJ
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N357PJ


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jul-2017 08:15 gerard57 Added
12-Jul-2017 08:18 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
12-Jul-2017 08:52 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Jul-2017 10:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Jul-2017 12:53 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Nature, Narrative]
12-Jul-2017 14:44 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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