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Accidents & Incidents 03.01.10 – 03.20.10

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Accident Insights

 

 

Air Taxi and On Demand (Part 135)

Date/Location Aircraft/Reg. Narrative Casualties Comments
6 Mar

Near Delta Junction AK

Aurora Aviation Services Inc.-Helicopters

Hughes 369E

Reg:N26TC

Helicopter lost power and crashed in some trees. 1 Minor

3 Uninjured

Helicopter sustained substantial damage.

 

General Aviation (Part 91)

Date/Location Aircraft/Reg. Narrative Casualties Comments
4 Mar

Goshen IN

TBT Aviation LLC-operated Enstrom 280FX Shark

Reg: N327TB

Helicopter made an autorotation into a field 1 Serious

1 Uninjured

Helicopter sustained substantial damage.
6 Mar

Cotulla TX

Robinson R22 Beta II

Reg: N922SH

Helicopter lost control while flying at low altitude and the helicopter crashed at a private ranch 2 Fatal Aircraft sustained substantial damage.

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Foreign Accidents (Part 129)

Date/Location Aircraft/Reg. Narrative Casualties Comments
4 Mar

Auckland

NEW ZEALAND

Helicopter Flight Training-operated Schweizer 269C-1 (300CBi)

Reg:ZK-HQO

Helicopter crashed on a training flight 2 Minor Helicopter sustained substantial damage.

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7 Mar

Iztapa

GUATEMALA

Aérospatiale/

Eurocopter AS-350B3 Ecureui

Reg:TG-HPS

Civilian helicopter crashed on a house under unknown circumstances. 1 Fatal Helicopter was destroyed.

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7 Mar

Guatemala City

GUATEMALA

Helicopteros de Guatemala SA-operated Bell B206L-3 LongRanger III

Reg:TG-ELE

Helicopter crashed at a soccer field under unknown circumstances. 3 Serious

3 Minor

Helicopter was destroyed.
10 Mar

Petrozavodsk

RUSSIA

Robinson R44 Raven I

Reg:RA-04163

Helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances. 2 Fatal Helicopter was destroyed.

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10 Mar

between Springsure and Rolleston

AUSTRALIA

Double A Aviation Pty. Ltd-operated Robinson R22 Beta II

Reg: VH-NDG

Helicopter struck some power lines an crashed on a remote property 2 Minor Helicopter sustained substantial damage.

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11 Mar

Kazakhstan

KAZAKHSTAN

The Ministry of Emergency Situations-operated Mil Mi-8

Reg: Not listed

Helicopter crashed for unknown reasons during rescue flight in blizzard 8 Fatal Helicopter was destroyed.
17 Mar

Bracciano Lake

ITALY

Vigili del Fuoco-operated

Agusta/Bell AB-412EP

Reg:I-VFOT

Helicoprer crashed and was engulfed in the waters of a lake during a training flight. 1 Fatal

3 Serious

Helicopter sustained substantial damage.
19 Mar

Crevoladossola

ITALY

Agusta Westland-operated Agusta Westland A-129 Helicopter lost its tail rotor while on flight and crashed. 2 Minor Helicopter was destroyed.

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Military

Date/Location Aircraft/Reg. Narrative Casualties Comments
3 Mar

Wasatch County UT

USCG – United States Coast Guard-operated Sikorsky MH-60T Jayhawk

Reg:6028

Helicopter crashed in a remote snowy ridge. 2 Serious

1 Minor

2 Uninjured

Helicopter sustained substantial damage.

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3 Mar

Seoul

SOUTH KOREA

Republic of Korea Army Aviation- MD-500 Defender

Reg: Not listed

Helicopter hit a greenhouse in a rice paddy and crashed. 2 Fatal Helicopter was destroyed.
7 Mar

Uganda UGANDA

Uganda Police Air Wing-operated Agusta Aerospace Corp. A119 Koala

Reg:5X-MAC

Helicopter hit a tree during an emergency landing and crashed 6 Serious Helicopter sustained substantial damage.

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10 Mar

Corumbá

BRAZIL

Brazilian

Army Aviation-3rd Battalion-operated Aérospatiale/

Eurocopter AS.550A2 Fennec (HA-1)

Reg: EB1029

Helicopter crashed during night training flight 4 Fatal Helicopter was destroyed.

All entries are preliminary and subject to confirmation/correction by formal accident reports.

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