Aircraft Photo of G-BNIT | Bell 206B JetRanger II | Black Isle Helicopters | AirHistory.net #83890
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-BNIT
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 206 JetRanger
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 206/406 JetRanger
Aircraft Version:Bell 206B JetRanger II
C/n (msn):641
Operator / Titles:Black Isle Helicopters
Location
City / Airport:CumbernauldMap
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGPG   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:10 August 1989
Photo by:John Allan
Photo ID: 83890
Photo Comment

This Helicopter was destroyed on 3rd June 1993 when it flew into power lines at Fordoun in Aberdeenshire while on a survey flight. All three crew were injured, two seriously, but survived. The accident report stated that it was only the fact the pilot was wearing a crash helmet that saved him from a fatal head injury.

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