Helicopter Accidents


Year 1969 accidents

List of helicopter accidents

Aerospatiale Alouette II 8
Aerospatiale Alouette III 1
Agusta AB204 2
Agusta AB205 1
Agusta AB47 1
Bell 204 31
Bell 205 2
Bell 206 6
Bell 209 AH-1 Cobra 2
Boeing-Vertol 107M H-46 Sea Knight 50
Boeing-Vertol CH-47 Chinook 1
Boeing-Vertol V43 1
Bristol Type 192 Belvedere 1
Dornier UH-1D 2
Fairchild-Hiller FH-1100 1
Gyrodyne DSN / QH-50 DASH 1
Hughes 269 2
Kaman Seasprite 4
Kawasaki Heavy Industries kv 107-ii 1
Sikorsky S-58 H-34 41
Sikorsky S-61 H-3 18
Sikorsky S-62 HH-52 1
Sikorsky S-64 CH-54 2
Sikorsky S-65 H-53 8
Westland Scout 2
Westland Sioux 8
Westland Wasp 1
Westland Wessex 7
Westland Whirlwind 8

Bell 206 Accidents

1969 206a 181 G-AWJL : Bell 206A cn181 ff:?; del Point To Point Helicopters Ltd, UK as G-AWJL, 16May68; w/o damaged beyond repair during landing, Broughton, Northamptonshire, UK, 22Jul69
1969 206a 206 US N4059G : Bell 206A cn206 ff:?; reg Bell Helicopters as N4059G, unk; xfer PHI as N4059G, unk; dbr & w/o when turbine tie bolt nut came off, allowing turbine wheel to break out of engine & sever tail rotor drive shaft. No injuries. Near Venice, LA 27Jul69.; reg canx: 26Jan72
1969 206a 272 US N4720R : Bell 206A cn272, ff:?; reg Bell Helicopters as N4720R, unk; xfer Penn-Virginia as N4720R, unk; w/o when engine flamed out due to lack of engine inlet winterization kit. 2 fatalities, 28Feb69
1969 206a 373 N1430W : Bell 206A cn373, fF:?; del Sea World Inc as N1430W, 1969; w/o (damaged beyond repair) due to improperly installed cylcic balance spring clip, San Diego, CA, 30Apr69, 2 fatlaities
1969 206a 374 N1431W : Bell 206A, cn374, ff:?; del US as N1431W, 1969; w/o (dbr) when pilot autorotated to hard landing while low on fuel, Banksville, NY, 01Aug69.
1969 206a 404 US N1479W : Bell 206A cn404 ff:?; reg Bell Helicopters as N1479W, 1969; del Halvorson-Lent as N1479W, 1969; w/o (dbr) when external load lift cable struck tail rotor and damaged helicopter beyond economical repair, ivo Grand Canyon, AZ, 16Dec69.
    6 C/N found.

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