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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4831
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47G-2
Owner/operator:Wor Radio
Registration: N710K
MSN: 2009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Astoria, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
t/r pitch change rod bearings failed due to over torqued delta hinge bolt.Crashed into apt bldg.



Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation A-69-25 issued 16 September 1969 by NTSB

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added

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