- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 29, 2008
Time: 15:48
Location: Flagstaff, Arizona
Operator: Air Methods / Classic Helicopters
Flight #: ?
Route: Medical flight
AC Type: Bell 407 / Bell 407
Registration: N407GA / N407MJ
cn / ln: 53104 / 53079
Aboard: 7   (passengers:5  crew:2)
Fatalities: 6   (passengers:4  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: The two helicopters struck each other in mid-air and crashed in a wooded area about 0.5 miles from Flagstaff Medical Center. Both helicopter pilots' failure to see and avoid the other helicopter on approach to the helipad. Contributing to the accident were the failure of N407GA's pilot to follow arrival and noise abatement guidelines and the failure of N407MJ's pilot to follow communications guidelines.
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