NTSB Identification: WPR13LA295
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, June 27, 2013 in Fielding, UT
Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R44, registration: N7187B
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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On June 27, 2013, about 1930 mountain daylight time, a Robinson R44 helicopter, N7187B, was substantially damaged following impact with terrain while maneuvering near Fielding, Utah. The student pilot, the sole occupant of the helicopter, was not injured. The helicopter was registered to AMW Aerospace LLC, and operated by Whirlybird Helicopters, located in Ogden, Utah. The instructional flight was conducted in accordance with 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight, and a flight plan was not filed. The helicopter departed the Brigham City Airport (BMC), Brigham City, Utah, about 1830, with its destination being Ogden-Hinckley Airport (OGD), Ogden, Utah.

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