Accident Bell 206L 1 C-FALC,
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Date:Tuesday 5 January 2010
Time:18:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell 206L 1
Owner/operator:Alpine Helicopters
Registration: C-FALC
MSN: 53056
Year of manufacture:1979
Engine model:Allison 250-C30P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:20 NM South of Golden, BC -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The Alpine Helicopters Bell 206L-1 helicopter (C-FALC) was engaged in heli-skiing operations in the Bobbie Burns area. While approaching a landing area at Roller Coaster Run, the helicopter was suddenly engulfed in whiteout, the main rotor blades contacted the ground, and the helicopter was substantially damaged. The pilot and one passenger sustained minor injuries, one passenger was uninjured. There was no fire.


TC CADORS No.2010P0016

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