16-Sep-13 N204UH Bell UH-1B Idanha, US-Oregon (1F)

Logging operations – it appears the pilot released the logs, indicating he knew of a problem prior to the crash. Witnesses then saw a rotor separate from the helicopter followed by it turning upside down and falling to the ground. Pilot was named as William Bart Colantuono, 54, of Indialantic, FL

Date:
16 September, 2013
Reg:
N204UH
Make:
Bell
Model:
UH-1
MSN:
62-2034
Location:
Idanha, 22 miles SE of Salem
Country:
US-Oregon
Civil / Military:
Civil
Fatalities:
1
Link:
http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2013/09/pilot_dies_in_helicopter_crash.html
Link:
http://www.katu.com/news/local/One-dead-in-helicopter-crash-east-of-Salem-223992891.html
Link:
http://www.kptv.com/story/23447746/one-person-killed-in-linn-county-logging-helicopter-crash

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