Eurocopter AS 350, Georgetown, S.C., Sept. 25, 2009–N417AE, operated as a medical transport by Omniflight Helicopters, was substantially damaged when it crashed near Georgetown County Airport. The helicopter was operating on a VFR flight plan for a positioning flight to Conway-Horry County Airport in South Carolina. A review of preliminary radar data revealed that the helicopter had entered an area of convective activity and precipitation. The commercial pilot, flight nurse and paramedic were killed in the crash.
Medevac crash fatal for pilot and crew
- October 29, 2009, 5:08 AM