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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205461
Last updated: 25 February 2018
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Date:29-JAN-2018
Time:17:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58C Kiowa (206A-1)
Owner/operator:Spalding County Sheriffs Office
Registration: N942SC
C/n / msn: 68-16872
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Zebulon, Pike County, GA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Griffin-Spalding County (6A2)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a loss of engine power and subsequent autorotation to farm field terrain in Zebulon, Georgia. The helicopter sustained substantial damage as a result of the hard landing and the two occupants onboard were not injured.

Sources:

http://www.pikecountygeorgia.com/archives/6989-Spalding-sheriffs-helicopter-crash-lands-in-Pike;-no-injuries.html
https://the-grip.net/2018/01/30/sheriff-scso-helicopter-crash-lands-due-to-catastrophic-engine-failure/
https://www.google.com/maps/place/US-19/@33.101566,-84.3396483,16z/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x885787a647ee520f:0xdbb29de12dddc4d8?hl=en-us
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=942SC
http://www.airliners.net/photo/Spalding-County-Sheriff-s-Office/Bell-OH-58C-Kiowa-206A-1/4064615


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2018 00:25 Geno Added
01-Feb-2018 00:30 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport]

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