Accident Bell 206L LongRanger ZS-HHF,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68278
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Date:Tuesday 15 January 1985
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell 206L LongRanger
Owner/operator:Cargo Carriers
Registration: ZS-HHF
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Ermelo, Transvaal -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Whilst en route, aircraft suffered an un-contained turbine wheel disintegration, followed by inflight fire and dense ingress of smoke into the cockpit. The aircraft was destroyed by ensuing autorotation and crash landing.


Aviation News 22 Feb - 7 Mar. 1985

Revision history:

18-Sep-2009 11:23 harro Added
21-Apr-2023 11:28 Anon. Updated [Phase, Nature, Narrative]

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