Saturday, February 12, 2022

Hiller UH-12E4, N64741: Accident occurred February 09, 2022 in Shrewsbury, York County, Pennsylvania

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed.

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident. 

Additional Participating Entity:
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania


Location: Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania
Accident Number: ERA22LA118
Date and Time: February 9, 2022, 16:20 Local 
Registration: N64741
Aircraft: Hiller UH-12E4
Injuries: 1 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Hiller 
Registration: N64741
Model/Series: UH-12E4 NO SERIES 
Aircraft Category: Helicopter
Amateur Built:
Operator: On file
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: VMC
Condition of Light: Day
Observation Facility, Elevation: 
Observation Time:
Distance from Accident Site: 
Temperature/Dew Point: 11°C /-6.7°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 5 knots / 25 knots, 60°
Lowest Ceiling: 
Visibility: 5 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.1 inches Hg
Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Churchville, MD (OW3)
Destination: Shrewsbury, PA

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries:
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 1 None 
Latitude, Longitude: 39.796254,-76.646393