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The helicopter collided with powerlines whilst engaged on a pig spotting flight.

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General details
Date: 12 June 1990 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 1230  
Location:"Koonawarra" property near Moree Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: New South Wales Occurrence type: Wirestrike 
Release date: 15 November 1990 Occurrence class: Operational 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: None 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Hughes Helicopters 
Aircraft model: 269 
Aircraft registration: VH-CHM 
Serial number: 330191 
Type of operation: Aerial Work 
Sector: Helicopter 
Damage to aircraft: Substantial 
Departure point:Moree NSW
Departure time:1200
Destination:Moree NSW
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