British International Helicopters

British International Helicopters Thursday November 6, 1986
The helicopoter crashed into the North Sea while carrying oil workers back to Sumburgh. Rotor failure.

Crash Details

DateThursday November 6, 1986
LocationOff Sumburgh Head, Shetlands, Scotland
Passengers45
Crew2
Fatalities45
Survivors2
Aircraft TypeBoeing-Vertol Chinook
OperatorBritish International Helicopters
RegistrationG-BWFC
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Off Sumburgh Head, Shetlands, Scotland
British International Helicopters
Boeing-Vertol Chinook
1986