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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206938
Last updated: 20 June 2018
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Date:28-FEB-2018
Time:17:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47G-5
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N7800S
C/n / msn: 7854
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tulare County near Pixley, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted almond orchard terrain during an aerial application flight in Tulare County east of Pixley, California. The helicopter sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received apparent minor injuries.

Sources:

http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article202965644.html
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Ave+80+%26+Rd+176,+California+93256/@35.9358178,-119.1729548,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x80eac3aeac5febd9:0xc1d627b436101ed3?hl=en-us&gl=us
FAA
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N7800S


Revision history:

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