Aviation safety investigations & reports

Fire involving a Hughes Helicopters 369HS, VH-CHD, Near HARRIETVILLE 6NW, VIC on 19 April 1978

Investigation number:
197802539
Status: Completed
Investigation completed

Summary

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HELI DROPPING OF DELAYED ACTION INCENDARIES FOR BURN AT APPROX 250'.BURNT OUT WRECK FOUND.EVIDENCE T
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General details
Date: 19 April 1978   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 14:40 EST    
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Fire  
  Occurrence category: Accident  
Report status: Final   Highest injury level: Fatal  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Hughes Helicopters  
Aircraft model 369HS  
Aircraft registration VH-CHD  
Sector Helicopter  
Damage to aircraft Destroyed  
Departure point WONDILIGON VIC  
Destination BRIGHT VIC