17-Aug-18 VH-JWB Airbus BK117 Ulladulla, Australia

the bucket and longline become tangled in trees at the edge of a clearing, followed by the helicopter colliding with terrain. The pilot was fatally injured and the helicopter was destroyed.

Date
August 17, 2018
Reg
VH-JWB
Make
Eurocopter
Model
BK117
MSN
1094
Location
Milton Showgrounds, Ulladulla
Country
Australia
CivilMilitary
Civil
Fatal
1
Operator
Sydney-Helicopters
Link 1
http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2018/aair/ao-2018-057/

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