Helicopter Bell 47J Serial 1734 Register N2896B used by New York Airways. Aircraft history
Written off 1970
| N2896B |
New York Airways
| Bell 47J Ranger, c/n 1734, ff:?|
del New York Airways as N2896B, unk
sold Petroleum Helicopters, LA as N2896B, unk
w/o (damaged beyond repair), Gulf of Mexico near Cameron, LA, 26Jun70. Pilot failed to remove fuel nozzle from left tank. Taut fuel hose caused acft to crash into gulf and sink.