Accident MBB Bo 105 N197F,
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Date:Wednesday 3 June 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic B105 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
MBB Bo 105
Owner/operator:Boeing Vertol Company
Registration: N197F
MSN: V-5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Little Compton, RI -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:US Naval Helipad, Newport
Destination airport:local
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed due to bearing failure and loss of tail rotor control. Accident attributed to incorrect installation and inadequate inspection of tail rotor.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: NYC70AN126
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

21-Oct-2012 06:09 TB Added
22-Oct-2012 01:50 TB Updated [Destination airport]
12-Oct-2016 13:21 TB Updated [Source]

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