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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206155
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:23-NOV-1990
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 412
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-NSV
MSN: 33084
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location: -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Maersk Valiant, WA
Destination airport:Truscott, WA
Narrative:
The helicopter's tail rotor struck a communications receiver dish whilst the aircraft was in a hover over the helipad. The helicopter was landed back on the helipad and shut down, and the passengers disembarked.

Sources:

https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1990/aair/aair199000605/


Images:

Photo of VH-NSV courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
13 March 2007; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

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