23-Apr-11 C-FJJO Hughes 500C Chilliwack, Canada

Conducting VFR spraying operations when it struck the top of a tree during a turn. The pilot’s vision was affected by windshield glare from the rising sun. The lower chin bubble windshield was shattered and the mount for the anti-torque control pedals was broken. The helicopter landed without further event. CADAORS ref 2011P0595

Date
April 23, 2011
Reg
C-FJJO
Make
MD Helicopters
Model
H369HS
MSN
0269S
Location
Chilliwack, BC
Country
Canada
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Hunter-Helicopters
Link 1
http://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/2/cadors-screaq/qs.aspx?lang=eng

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