NTSB Identification: WPR10WA321
14 CFR Non-U.S., Non-Commercial
Accident occurred Friday, June 25, 2010 in Borneo Island, Malaysia
Aircraft: ERICKSON S64E, registration: N229AC
Injuries: 1 Fatal,1 Minor.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.
On June 25, 2010, about 0245 coordinated universal time, an Erickson S64E skycrane, N229AC, crashed in mountainous terrain while conducting logging operations in a remote rain forest on Borneo Island, Malaysia. The helicopter was registered to Erickson Air-Crane Inc of Portland, Oregon and was operating under the pertinent civil regulations of Malaysia. The pilot was killed, and the passenger sustained minor injuries.
The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Government of Malaysia. This report is for information purposes only and contains only information released by the Government of Malaysia. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:
Chief Inspector of Air Accidents
Ministry of Transport
Department of Civil Aviation
Federal Government Administration Centre
Telephone: +603 88714006
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