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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224095
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:16-APR-2019
Time:07:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58A Kiowa
Owner/operator:Omaha Police Department
Registration: N109PD
C/n / msn: 412316
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:NW of North Omaha Airport (3NO), Omaha, NE -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:North Omaha Airport, NE (3NO)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a hard landing and subsequent tail-boom strike during an emergency autorotation to open field terrain northwest of its point of departure at North Omaha Airport (3NO), Omaha, Nebraska. The helicopter sustained substantial damage and the two pilots onboard were not injured.

Note: registered by FAA with ex US Army serial 71-20455.

Sources:

https://www.3newsnow.com/news/local-news/able-1-down-opd-helicopter-gets-grounded-after-crash
https://www.wowt.com/content/news/Mechanical-failure-forces-emergency-landing-of-police-helicopter-508655901.html
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=109PD


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Apr-2019 05:37 Geno Added
18-Apr-2019 05:40 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Narrative]

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