NTSB Identification: SEA84LA219.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25876.
Accident occurred Tuesday, September 04, 1984 in BOULDER CITY, NV
Aircraft: BELL 206, registration: N13ML
Injuries: 5 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PLT WAS LANDING AT A HELIPAD THAT WAS SURROUNDED BY A WIRE FENCE. HE REPORTED THAT AS HE WAS ABOUT TO LAND, HE MISJUDGED HIS APCH & THE TAIL ROTOR STRUCK THE FENCE. SUBSEQUENTLY, THE HELICOPTER HIT THE GROUND WHILE TURNING RIGHT & THE GEAR COLLAPSED.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

OBJECT..FENCE

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