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Jun
18
2020

NTSB Opens Public Docket for Investigation of Calabasas, California, Helicopter Crash

Posted by jhadmin

WASHINGTON — The National Transportation Safety Board opened the public docket Wednesday as part of its ongoing investigation of the fatal, Jan. 26, 2020, helicopter crash near Calabasas, California.

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Feb
17
2020

NTSB Preliminary Report: Calabasas, CA

Posted by jhadmin

On January 26, 2020, about 0945 PST, a Sikorsky S76B helicopter, N72EX, crashed into hilly terrain near Calabasas, California. A post impact fire ensued and resulted in a brush fire. The eight passengers and one pilot onboard were fatally injured and the helicopter was destroyed. The helicopter was operated by Island Express Helicopters. Weather at Van Nuys airport, about 14 miles northeast of the site was reported as 1,100 feet overcast with 2 ½ miles visibility. The flight was operated under the provisions of 14 CFR Part 135 under visual flight rules from John Wayne Airport (KSNA), Santa Ana, California, to Camarillo Airport (KCMA), Camarillo, California.

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