Helicopter Accidents


Year 1999 accidents

List of helicopter accidents

Aerospatiale Alouette II 1
Aerospatiale AS332 Super Puma 3
Aerospatiale AS350 Ecureuil 2
Aerospatiale AS355 ecureuil 2 2
Aerospatiale Gazelle 1
Aerospatiale SA365 Dauphin 2 1
Agusta A109E Power 1
Agusta AB205 2
Agusta AB206 2
Bell 206 10
Bell 209 AH-1 Cobra 3
Bell 212 3
Bell 407 1
Bell 412 3
Bell 430 1
Boeing-Vertol 107M H-46 Sea Knight 1
Eurocopter AS350 Ecureuil 1
Eurocopter AS355 Ecureuil 2 1
Eurocopter EC135 1
Gyrodyne DSN / QH-50 DASH 1
Hughes 269 3
Hughes 369 / 500 / H-6 1
Kaman Huskie 1
Kaman K-MAX 1
MBB Bo105 2
McDonnell Douglas AH-64A Apache 2
McDonnell Douglas MD520N 1
Mil Mi-8/17 Hip (2nd Gen) 2
Robinson R22 1
Sikorsky S-61 H-3 2
Sikorsky S-65 H-53 1
Sikorsky S-70 H-60 1
Sikorsky S-76 1
Sikorsky S-80 H-53E 1
Westland Lynx 4
Westland Scout 1
Westland Sea King 1

1999 206a 421 N10MP : Bell 206A, cn421, ff:?; del US as N10MP, unk
N99UC : xfer US as N992UC, unk; conv Bell 206B-2 unk; w/o 01Apr99
Papillon Grand Canyon N992UC : 12mar99 type: B-3 Papillon Helicopters at KGCN
1999 206a 422 State of New York N10SP : Bell 206A, cn422, ff:?; del New York State Police as N10SP, unk
N10SZ : xfer US as N10SZ, unk; conv Bell 206B-2, unk
ZK-HYF : xfer New Zealand as ZK-HYF, unk; w/o when during the course of agricultural spray operations, the helicopter collided with 11 kV power lines and crashed 10NM NE Stratford, New Zealand, 07Oct99, 1 fatality.
1999 206a 457 CF-CEH : Canada
Trans North Helicopters C-GTND : Trans North; w/o 18Jan99 destroyed by hangar fire, Ross River, Yukon
1999 206a 56 Bell Helicopter N7856S : Bell 206A, cn56, ff:?; reg Bell Helicopters as N7856S, unk; conv Bell 206B JetRanger II, unk
N28SL : xfer US as N28SL, unk
N98Q : xfer US as N98Q, unk
N206DW : xfer US as N206DW, unk
N565KS : xfer Elmo Air Center Inc as N565KS, unk; w/o ivo Cottage Grove, MN, 2 fatalities, 01Nov99.
1999 206a 574 Bell Helicopter N7023J : Bell; conv B206B-2 unk
Trans North Helicopters C-GTNS : Trans North; w/o 18Jan99 destroyed by hangar fire, Ross River, Yukon
1999 206a 83 VH-FVR : Bell 206A cn83, ff:?; del Australia as VH-FVR, unk
VH-SJJ : xfer Australia as VH-SJJ, unk
Bristow G-BHMV : xfer Bristow Helicopters, UK as G-BHMV, unk
HB-XOR : xfer Sipal SA, Switzerland as HB-XOR, 23May84; xfer Aeroleasing / Heli Geneve as HB-XOR, 13Dec85; conv Bell 206B JetRanger II, 06Jan86; xfer Heli Geneve as HB-XOR, 06Jan86; dmg at Lausanne, 11Aug91
F-GKYR : xfer France as F-GKYR, 17Feb92
G-BXAA : xfer UK as G-BXAA, unk; conv Bell 206B JetRanger III, unk
G-OPNI : xfer UK as G-OPNI, unk; w/o 2 miles south of Lyme Regis, Dorset, UK, 05Apr99
1999 206b-3 2622 N28W : to N94WF
Helicopter Applicators Inc N94WF : Helicopter Applicators from Apr96; Agricultural spray; w/o 17jun99 Delaware River, Tinicum, PA
1999 212 30955 Policia Nacional de Colombia PNC-191 : PNC, test serial N2765R; w/o 04jul99
1999 212 31180 Abu Dhabi Aviation A6-BBT : Abu Dhabi Aviation; 1997 ADA
EC-GUY : Aviser; ex A6-BBT; w/o 05feb99
1999 269a 121-0033 N575PF : Brown Helicopter Services Inc at Flint, TX Feb97-Mar00; w/o 18Dec99
1999 269C / 300 128-0738 Ejercito del Aire HE.20-10 : EdA. w/o 09mar99
1999 269C / 300 88-0707 Ejercito del Aire HE.20-03 : EdA. w/o 01oct99. museum cuatro vientos with tail of HE.20-15
1999 407 53297 State of Delaware N97SP : Delaware State Police DSP from Apr99; w/o 17aug99 at Georgetown, DE; canc Jan00
1999 412 33022 PHI Inc N3893S : Petroleum Helicopters; w/o 09jun99 near offshore platform Eugene Island 313, Gulf of Mexico
1999 412 33042 Air Logistics N2071C : Offshore Logistics, canc 1994
Heliservicio Campeche XA-STP : Heliservicio Campeche; 13mar95 pictured at New Iberia, Lousiana, USA
Heliservicio Campeche XA-STP : w/o 05oct99
1999 412ep 36214 Mitsui Bussan Aerospace N4446M : Mitsui Bussan Nov98-Jan99, test serial C-GBUB
Fire and Disaster Management Agency JA99NA : Nara Prefecture; w/o 13jul99 at Totsukawa, Nara
1999 430 49038 LV-ZPV : N52097 Tavistock; LV-ZPV w/o 04oct99 30 km Bariloche (SAZS), Argentina. Wreck found 60 hours later
1999 a109e 11013 Helisureste EC-GQX : Helisureste HEMS; w/o 26jul99 at Villarejo de Salvanes, Madrid. 1 fatality
1999 ab205a 4191 Silāḥ al-Jaww as-Sulṭāniy ‘Umān 709 :
1999 ab205a 4313 Silāḥ al-Jaww as-Sulṭāniy ‘Umān 712 : RAFO; Crashed, written off
1999 ab206b 8650 Vigili del Fuoco I-VFAA : Vigili del Fuoco VF-14; w/o 18mar99 Punta Tersiva
1999 ab206b-3 8593 G-HYDE : Hyde Industrial Holdings Ltd May/Nov 1980; Hyde Tool Company Ltd nov80/Mar81; Hyde Helicopters Ltd Mar81/Aug84
G-HYDE : Alan Mann Helicopters Ltd at Fairoaks airport Mar81-Aug84
HB-XBA : Heli Air AG Aug84-Oct89
HB-XBA : Rüdisühli Helitransport Oct89-Jul90
HB-XBA : Säntis-Heli Jul90-Oct91
HB-XBA : Heliba Oct91-Apr95
HB-XBA : Heli Air AG Apr95-Mar97
HB-XBA : Schafer Urs Mar97-Aug98
HB-XBA : Jetclub Ltd from Aug99; w/o 28dec99 at Horboden
1999 ah-1t 26911 US Marine Corps 160747 : USMC; conv AH-1W c/n 29156; 06apr94 pictured as /YM-22 HMM-365 at RNAS Lee-on-Solent, UK disembarked from the USS Guam (LPH-9) to take part in the D-Day 50th anniversary flypast; w/o 10feb99 as /YM-40 HMM-365 det HMLA-269 on USS Kearsarge (LHD 3)
US Marine Corps 160747 : 05jun94 AH-1W type HMM-365./YM-22 Flypast Portsmouth harbour
1999 ah-1t 26940 US Marine Corps 160818 : USMC; conv AH-1W c/n 29105; HMLA-267 w/o 30jul99
1999 ah-1w 26727 Taiwan Army 526 : BuNo 164938; w/o 17jul99 2 killed
1999 ah-64a PV158 US Army Aviation 84-24298 : US Army, C/2-6 Cav 1986-90+
US Army Aviation 84-24298 : 08jul89 pictured at Koksijde, Belgium. Belgian Sea King on the background
Heil Ha'Avir 944 : BuNo 84-24298. w/o 01jun99
1999 ah-64a PV309 US Army Aviation 85-25488 : 1-14th Aviation. w/o 29jan99
1999 as332b 2008 Ejercito Ecuatoriano E-460 : Ejercito; w/o 11abr99 near Peru border
1999 as332b 2250 Fuerzas Aeromóviles del Ejército de Tierra HT.21-15 : CASA. ET-513. SHEL w/o 07jun99
1999 as332b1 2255 Fuerza Aerea de Venezuela 1118 : FAV. d/d 1989. w/o 22dec99
1999 as350b1 2177 Aerospatiale F-WZFP : Aerospatiale toward 661
Fuerza Aerea del Peru FAP-661 : FAP d/d 1989; ex F-WZFP; 1995 to civ F-GJAQ
ZK-HTL Heliquip: Heliquip from dec97 ex ??? toward C-GPTK
C-GPTK Northern Moutain Helicopters: Northern Mountain Helicopters from dec98 ex ZK-HTL; 09feb99 w/o
1999 as350b2 2586 State of Alaska N6052C : Temsco AStar w/o 10sep1999
1999 as350ba 2810 Coastal Helicopters N6099S : Coastal Helicopters from Jun95; w/o 09jun99 Herbert Glacier, 20m N of Juneau, Alaska. 7 fatalities; canc Jul01

1999 as355e 5100 ERA Helicopters N5789X : ERA, noted 1985
N57809 : to N355MF
N355MF : Southwest Helicopters at Tucson, AZ Aug96-Jan00, as350F1 type; w/o 12feb99 at Toledo, Ohio
1999 as355f1 5155 Euroheli Helicopterdienste GmbH. D-HUEH : Euroheli cnvt. to AS355F2 w/o 20Dec99
1999 as355n 5625 Polis Diraja Malaysia 9M-PHI : Polis; w/o 10feb99
1999 105cbs-2 S-642 Air Logistics N2785R : Air Logistics, ex D-HDTL
Air Logistics N2785R : 13mar95 pictured at Patterson/Williams MAP, LA
Air Logistics N2785R : w/o 10aug99 at Vermilion 250, Gulf of Mexico. During takeoff contacted parked Bell 206L-3 and came to rest in safety wires at the edge of the platform; scr 2001
1999 105s S-612 ADAC Luftrettung GmbH D-HOFF : Christoph-19 based at Uelzen. w/o 20nov99 near Broeckhoefe, Germany when a truck crashed into it after landing
ADAC Luftrettung GmbH D-HOFF : ADAC; after te 1999 accident the helicopter was stored at Bonn-Hangelar; from 2005 preserved at Feuerwehrmuseum, Berlin as Christoph Hubschrauber carrying serial N4573T Chistoph 31 Berlin because after WWII only Allies nations can fly over Berlin nevertheless crew is German
N4573T : preserved as N4573T
1999 CH-46D 2397 US Marine Corps 154790 : BV-107M, c/n 2397, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA as CH-46D 154790 16Jan68; xfer HMM-263 27Jan68; xfer HMM-165 18Apr68; xfer HMM-364, YK-4, 12Aug68; xfer HMM-165 COSA 16Sep69; xfer HMM-165 27Nov69; xfer HMM-164, YT-??, 28Apr70; xfer H&MS-36 03Mar71; xfer H&MS-36 CRAA 16Jul71; xfer MARTD Norfolk, VA 11Feb72; further unit xfers unk; conv CH-46E unk; unit xfers unk; noted HMM-166, YX-604, 1997; crashed into sea during training exercise 09Dec99.
US Marine Corps 154790 : 11jan83 conv CH-46E
US Marine Corps 154790 : 1997 CH-46E type as HMM-166 /YX-604
US Marine Corps 154790 : w/o 09dec99 crash during attempt landing on USNS Pecos (T-AO-197). 7 fatalities, 11 rescued
US Marine Corps 154790 : Pilot error: Flying questionable profile to ship (fast)
1999 ch-53d 65-220 US Marine Corps 157129 : USMC
US Marine Corps 157129 : w/o 23jun99, HMH-366 /HH
1999 ch-53e 65-484 US Marine Corps 162007 : USMC
US Marine Corps 162007 : w/o 10apr99 crashed of the coast of Okinawa. 4 fatalities
1999 ec135p1 0047 Landespolizei D-HMVB : Polizei Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (PMV); w/o 24nov99 crash at Basepohl airport, near Demmin, Germany
1999 h-43 64 US Air Force 59-1583 : Kaman K-600, HH-43B Huskie, cn64, ff:?; del USAF as HH-43B, 59-1583, unk; converted to HH-43F, unk; wfu & xfer MASDC as HG023, 18Jan73.
N100PL : To civil registry as N100PL, 09Jun77; Crashed near Phoenix, AZ, killing both crew members, 25Sep99.
1999 hss-2 61-188 US Navy 149918 : 1968 pictured SH-3D type HS-5 /AT-55 as recovery aircraft for Apollo 7 mission
US Navy 149918 : conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; w/o 16sep99 VC-8 /GF-12, Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico
1999 k-max A94-0018 D-HFZA : Kaman K-1200 K-Max, c/n A94-0018, ff:1996; del Heli-Air Zagel as D-HFZA, Nov96; crashed at Arlberg, Austria, 13Sep99.
1999 ah1 106 Army Air Corps XZ199 : AAC. Conv to AH7. w/o 18may99
1999 has.4 fn 260 Aéronautique Navale 803 : FN in 1996 31F
Aéronautique Navale 803 : Marine; w/o 28dec99
Aéronautique Navale 803 : crashed on ground in south of france after lost of tail rotor due to rear gearbox oil leak. 3 people on board, 2 injured and 1 killed
1999 mk88 261 Marineflieger 83+08 : ex G-17-28. w/o 30oct99
1999 md520n LN032 State of California N904PD : San Jose Police Dept (SJPD), test serial N5213S Jul92; 12mar96 pictured at San Jose IAP, CA; w/o 25oct99 at San Jose during landing. 2 fatalities; canc Apr02
1999 mi-17-1v 170M02 Aviacion del Ejercito de Colombia EJC-176 : Ejercito d/d Mar97; w/o 07mar99
1999 mi-8mtv-1 95954 Court Helicopters RA-27127 : Court toward new owner Eagle
heyns helicopter pty ltd RA-27127 : Eagle toward new owner Heyns
heyns helicopter pty ltd RA-27127 : Heyns re-registered to ZS-RIP
heyns helicopter pty ltd ZS-RIP : Heyns; 2feb99 w/o
1999 oh-58a 40674 US Army Aviation 70-15123 : US Army
N911RN : Huntington Beach Police Department (HPPD), Huntington Park, CA from Sep98; w/o 06nov99 at La Puente, CA. Airframe 3,550 hs; canc Jan00
1999 oh-58d 48621 US Army Aviation 96-0013 : US Army 96-00013; 26may99 w/o
1999 oh-6a 1144 US Army Aviation 68-17184 : US Army
State of Florida N72LC : Lee County Sheriff Office (LCSO), FL from May97; w/o 20dec99 at Ft Myers FL; canc Sep02
1999 qh-50d DS-1718 US Navy 001718 : Gyrodyne QH-50D c/n DS-1718, ff?; accepted by USN as QH-50D 001718 Apr69; returned to Gyrodyne under a bailment agreement, Aug69; converted into a two place, manned QH-50E test bed for the 24 rotor system in which the Allison engine remained installed, unk date; destroyed in a trucking accident while being transported to California in 16Nov99.
1999 beta 2009 OY-HFT ?: toward SE-JFM
helikopter assistance ab SE-JFM : ex OY-HFT w/o 25apr99
1999 s-76a 760190 N110AG : Keystone Helicopter, PA 1994
Norrlandsflyg AB SE-JES : Norrlandsflyg AB d/d 1994; ex N110AG; w/o 03apr99 crashed near Lake Kamasjaure, 25km NE Tornetrask, 2 fatalities
1999 sa315b 2541 Helibras : Helibras c/n HB2002, HB315B Gaviao
Fuerza Aerea Boliviana FAB-735 : FAB HB.315B type; w/o 01nov99
1999 ah.1 1809 Army Air Corps ZA767 : AAC 25 Flt; w/o 11sep99 at Guacamallo Bridge, Belize
1999 sa365f 6203 Aer Chór na hÉireann 248 : Irish Air Corps d/d 19dec86; w/o Jul99 at Tramore, Co. Waterford
1999 ah.1 f.9636 Army Air Corps XT630 : AAC d/d 02may66
G-BXRL : Rodney Coplestone Jan/Jul 1998
G-BXRL : Raffia Enterprises Ltd from Jul98; w/o 16oct99; canc Mar00
G-BXRL : preserved Bruntingthorpe, noted Jul06
G-BXRL : 24aug14 pictured preserved on external display at Bruntingthorpe
G-BXRL : Apr17 on sale on eBay
G-BXRL : Mr J and DJ Baddeley private collectors from Jun17
1999 has.6 wa1004 Fleet Air Arm ZG875 : RN HAS.6 f/f 27jun90, d/d 24aug90; stored Gosport, Hampshire
Fleet Air Arm ZG875 : 810Sqn /L-013 w/o 12jun99
1999 sh-3d 61-370 Arma Aerea de la Armada Española HS.9-05 : Armada 01-505 Z.9-5 MAP BuNo 153536; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; w/o 14jul99
1999 sh-60b US Navy 163246 : SH-60B USN
US Navy 163246 : USN; HLS-43 w/o 23mar99 ditched in Arabian Sea
1999 mk21a 385 Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil N-4008 : AH-11A. 19may99 crash at Araruama lake. 4 injured
1999 th-57a 5014 US Navy 157368 : to Ecuador as FAE405
Fuerza Aerea Ecuatoriana FAE-405 : BuNo 157368. w/o 18feb99
1999 UH-1N 31008 US Air Force 69-6602 : 40th ARRS Det.22 Mountain Home AFB until 1988
US Air Force 69-6602 : 1998 37th RQF./FE
US Air Force 69-6602 : 37th RQF (Rescue Flight) /FE ; w/o 03oct99
US Air Force 69-6602 : w/o 03oct99 while searching for 3 year old child lost near Poudre Valley, CO
    67 C/N found.

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