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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222755
Last updated: 20 September 2019
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Date:08-MAR-2019
Time:07:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1B Iroquois
Owner/operator:Iron Eagle Helicopter Inc
Registration: N64RA
C/n / msn: 3112
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Olympic Peninsula, WA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Following a mayday call, the logging helicopter impacted heavily rugged terrain in Olympic Peninsula, WA. The wreckage was located at c09:00. The helicopter was destroyed and the sole pilot on board, the owner of Iron Eagle Helicopter, was fatally injured.

Registration TBC
Possible last database entry for that registration : https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=21717

Sources:

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/clallam-county-officials-report-a-helicopter-crash-near-lake-crescent/
ex.65-12853, RNoAF/854, N6259T.
https://missoulian.com/news/state-and-regional/missoula-pilot-of-logging-helicopter-killed-in-washington-state-crash/article_168a1f25-0d41-5f9d-bc3e-233eef91834e.html
https://komonews.com/news/local/helicopter-pilot-missing-after-radioing-for-help-near-lake-crescent (wreckage photo)
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=64RA

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8482392 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Mar-2019 08:30 gerard57 Added
09-Mar-2019 08:42 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
09-Mar-2019 10:11 Captain Adam Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Mar-2019 10:37 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Mar-2019 12:01 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Mar-2019 13:43 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
09-Mar-2019 14:00 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
09-Mar-2019 20:43 A.J.Scholten Updated [Source]
09-Mar-2019 21:02 Anon. Updated [Source]

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