WTF_was_that Posted January 9, 2010 Report Share Posted January 9, 2010 Glad to hear no injurys and all walked away. Cadors Number: 2010P0016 Reporting Region: Pacific Occurrence Information Occurrence Type: Incident Occurrence Date: 2010-01-05 Occurrence Time: 1730 Z Day Or Night: day-time Fatalities: 0 Injuries: 0 Canadian Aerodrome ID: Aerodrome Name: Occurrence Location: 20 Miles South of Golden BC Province: British Columbia Country: CANADA World Area: North America Reported By: TSB AOR Number: TSB Class Of Investigation: TSB Occurrence No: Aircraft Information Flight #: Aircraft Category: Helicopter Country of Registration: CANADA Make: BELL TEXTRON - CAN Model: 206L 1 Year Built: 1979 Amateur Built: No Engine Make: ALLISON Engine Model: 250-C30P Engine Type: Turbo shaft Gear Type: Phase of Flight: Unknown Damage: Unknown Owner: ALPINE HELICOPTERS LTD Operator: ALPINE HELICOPTERS LTD. (1950) Operator Type: Commercial Event Information Propeller/rotor strike Detail Information User Name: Samson, Donna Date: 2010-01-06 Further Action Required: Yes O.P.I.: Commercial & Business Aviation Narrative: The Transportation Safety Board reported that an Alpine Helicopters Bell B206 L1 (C-FALC) suffered a blade strike while conducting heli-ski operations after encountering white-out conditions at Bobby Burns Lodge, approximately 20 miles south of Golden, BC. The incident occurred at approximately 09:30 PDT on January 5, 2010. The pilot and two passengers are reported to be uninjured. The extent of the damage to the helicopter is unknown. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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