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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216780
Last updated: 18 November 2018
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Date:27-OCT-2018
Time:-14:47 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58A Kiowa
Owner/operator:Washoe County Sheriffs Office
Registration: N1032F
C/n / msn: 41146
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Lakeview, Washoe County NE of Carson City, NV -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Carson City, NV
Narrative:
The on duty Sheriffs Department aircraft experienced an inflight wire strike and subsequent precautionary landing to open brush terrain in Washoe County’s Lakeview, Nevada. The helicopter apparently was not damaged and there were no reported injuries to the occupants onboard during the incident. A brush fire resultant of the wire separation was contained without injury.

Sources:

https://foxreno.com/news/local/raven-helicopter-hits-power-line-in-washoe-valley-ignites-5-acre-brush-fire
https://www.kolotv.com/content/news/Brush-fire-on-Duck-Hill-north-of-Carson-City-498799811.html
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Eastlake+Blvd,+New+Washoe+City,+NV+89704/@39.2134434,-119.8057812,17z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x809974bc7dd3deb5:0x19f5e6ecd2048504?hl=en-us&gl=us
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=1032F
http://www.aerialvisuals.ca/AirframeDossier.php?Serial=16498
ex.70-15595.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bell_OH-58_Kiowa


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2018 03:18 Geno Added
29-Oct-2018 13:28 A.J.Scholten Updated [Cn, Source]
31-Oct-2018 15:45 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Phase, Nature]

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