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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221084
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Date:23-JAN-2019
Time:09:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-3 LongRanger III
Owner/operator:Erickson Inc
Registration: N8227J
MSN: 51313
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jackson County, Siskiyou Summit SE of Ashland, OR -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Medford-Rogue Valley International, OR (MFR/KMFR)
Destination airport:Medford-Rogue Valley International, OR (MFR/KMFR)
Narrative:
The helicopter went missing shortly after taking off on what was described as a "routine training flight". Wreckage was located about six hours later heavily wooded area near exit 6 of Interstate 5. The pilot (69) was fatally injured.


Sources:

https://ktvl.com/news/local/crews-searching-for-downed-helicopter-in-colestin-valley
http://jacksoncountyor.org/sheriff/News/sar-responds-to-fatal-helicopter-crash
https://kobi5.com/news/update-helicopter-crashes-during-routine-training-flight-south-of-ashland-94414/
http://mailtribune.com/news/top-stories/one-dead-following-helicopter-crash
https://kobi5.com/news/94476-94476/

Data________________________

http://www.oregontravels.com/_roads/sw_I5_SiskiyouSummitExit6_625.html
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N8227J
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N8227J%20
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8626486


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Images:

Photo of N8227J courtesy AirHistory.net


Victoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)
28 September 2017; (c) Tim Martin

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jan-2019 17:45 Anon. Added
24-Jan-2019 17:46 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport]
24-Jan-2019 19:13 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2019 19:14 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2019 19:15 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
24-Jan-2019 20:57 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2019 23:15 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Registration, Source, Embed code]
25-Jan-2019 19:49 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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