Aviation Photo #0919536: Bell 206B JetRanger II - Untitled


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    Bell 206B JetRanger II
    Bell 206/406 JetRanger (H-4/H-57/H-58/H-67)
    Bell 206/406 JetRanger (H-4/H-57/H-58/H-67)
    Bell
    3444
    N667JM
    Long Beach - Daugherty Field
    California
    USA
    September 5, 2005
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#0919536
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September 11, 2005
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The pilot was picking up an advertising banner to tow when the banner became hung up on itself and formed a bow. The pilot then turned around and began a shallow descent to drop the banner The towrope then became entangled with the tail rotor, which eventually separated from the helicopter. The pilot initiated an autorotation to stop the ensuing rotation of the helicopter. Pilot was hospitalized with serious injuries.
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859px

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