List of accidents and incidents involving helicopters

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This article is a list of accidents and incidents involving helicopters and which are notable enough to have an article on Wikipedia. It is grouped by the years in which the accidents and incidents occurred.

1966

1968

  • 22 May – Sikorsky S-61L N303Y, operating Los Angeles Airways Flight 841, suffers a mechanical failure in flight which allows the rotor blades to collide with the aircraft's fuselage. It crashes at Paramount, California, killing all 23 people on board.
  • 14 August – Sikorsky S-61L N300Y, operating Los Angeles Airways Flight 417, loses a rotor blade in flight and crashes at Compton, California. All 21 people on board are killed.

1977

1978

1981

1982

1983

1986

1988

1990

1991

  • 25 October – A Bell 206 crashes into a high voltage transmission tower during bad weather. All 3 on board are killed including Bill Graham.
  • 20 November – A Mil Mi-8 belong to the Azerbaijani Government is shot down by the Armenian military. It crashes near Karakend. All 22 people on board are killed.

1992

  • 28 January – An Azerbaijani Mil Mi-8 is shot down near Shusha by Armenian forces. All 44 people on board are killed.

1993

1994

1995

1997

2001

2002

2003

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

The wreckage of the Israeli Air Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur.

2011

2012

2013

The damaged crane after the 16 January accident.

2014

2015

2016

2017

  • 10 March – A Sikorsky S-76 crashed in Istanbul, killing all seven people on board.
  • 14 March – A Sikorsky S-92 crashed off County Mayo on Ireland′s west coast. All four crew members on board died.

2018

References

  1. ^ 11 ARM soldiers die in copter crash near Katlanovo Macedonian Information Agency.
  2. ^ Macedonian helicopter crash kills 11 by Ognen Teofilovski. The Age. 13 January 2008.
  3. ^ Munir Ahmed (8 May 2015). "Ambassadors killed in Pakistan helicopter crash". Associated Press.
  4. ^ "Pakistan helicopter crash kills Norwegian, Philippine ambassadors". Reuters. 9 May 2015.
  5. ^ Laflin, Nancy (2018-01-19). "Zimbabwe opposition leader among 5 killed in Raton helicopter crash". KOAT. Retrieved 2018-02-12.
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