Thursday, March 2, 2017
Eurocopter AS350B3, N858MB
AIRCRAFT: 2014 Eurocopter AS350B3, N858MB SN: 7842
ENGINE - M&M, S/N: Turbomeca Arriel 2D SN: 50502
APPROXIMATE TOTAL HOURS (estimated TT & TSMO from logbooks or other information)
OTHER EQUIPMENT: Medical equipment is not included with the salvage.
DESCRIPTION OF ACCIDENT: On October 23, 2016, aircraft responded to a motor vehicle accident and was waiting for the patient to be loaded for transport. The first responders were having a difficult time intubating the patient so the pilot shut down the engine and walked around the helicopter. At that point, an alleged drunk driver broke through the police barrier and struck a fire truck and then the helicopter, causing it to roll on its side.
Read more here: http://www.avclaims.com/N858MB.htm
Posted by Kathryn on 8:01:00 PM