NTSB Identification: DFW06WA086
Accident occurred Sunday, January 22, 2006 in Googlong, NSW, Australia
Aircraft: Brantly Helicopter B-2B, registration:
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On January 22, 2006, at 1930 local time, a Brantly B-2B, Australian registry VH-FBE collided with wires near Googlong, NSW, Australia. Robert Corben Pty Ltd was operating the helicopter under the provisions of the Australian Civil Aviation Regulations. The pilot sustained fatal injuries and the helicopter was destroyed in a post impact fire.

This accident is under the jurisdiction of, and is being investigated by, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB). For further information, contact the ATSB at:

Australian Transport Safety Bureau
PO Box 967
Civic Square
Canberra ACT 2608
Australia

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by, or obtained from the Government of Australia.


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