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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58587
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:28-JAN-2009
Time:17:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 350B2 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Vancouver Island Helicopters Ltd
Registration: C-FTDE
C/n / msn: 2796
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:10 nm E of Blue River, BC -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Blue River, BC (CYCP)
Narrative:
The AS350 hit a tree damaging the rotor blade and transmission. There were no injuries. The helicopter was involved with commercial heli-skiing operations prior to the accident.

Sources:

1. Cadors Number: 2009P0105
2. TSB Occurrence No: A09P0015
3. http://helihub.com/2009/01/28/28-jan-09-c-ftde-eurocopter-as350b2-blue-river-bc-cycp-canada/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2009 10:05 harro Added
19-Jul-2014 00:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
05-Jan-2017 09:47 Anon. Updated [Damage]
05-Jan-2017 09:48 harro Updated [Narrative]
26-Mar-2019 09:37 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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