ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146623
Last updated: 25 May 2013
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Narrative:While inflight with a flag attached to the skids, the aircraft, an experimental Omlin Exec 162F Rotorway helicopter, N385AR, experienced severe vibrations and subsequently force landed hard in a wheat field east of Quincy, Washington.
|Type:||RotorWay Exec 162F|
|C/n / msn:|| 8005|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||E of Quincy, WA -
United States of America
The helicopter sustained "moderate" damage and the two passengers onboard were not injured.
http://www.ncwtv.com/pilot-and-passenger-escape-injury-during-helicopter-crash-in-qunicy-3424/ http://www.wenatcheeworld.com/news/2012/jul/05/tangled-flag-may-have-caused-helicopter-problems/ http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/05_385AR.txt
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