Helicopter Crash Case History

helicopter crash case history

The team at Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has handled cases involving more than 700 passengers and crew injured or killed in aviation accidents, including many helicopter crashes around the world. Our attorneys have extensive experience in performing thorough helicopter accident investigations in order to pursue full and fair compensation on behalf of those harmed by helicopter crashes. The litigation resulting from these helicopter accidents have often involved negligence and product liability claims against helicopter owners and operators, as well as helicopter manufacturers such as Aerospatiale, Airbus Helicopters, Boeing, Hughes Helicopters, L-3 Communications, McDonnell Douglas, MD Helicopters, and Messerschmitt-Bolkow Blohm. Our firm has also litigated multiple cases against some of the largest worldwide helicopter manufacturers, including Bell Helicopter Textron, Eurocopter, Robinson Helicopters, and Sikorsky. The following list is a sampling of some of our helicopter crash case history.

Our Helicopter Crash Cases

Robinson R44 crash, Avalon, California, 2019

MH-6M Little Bird military helicopter crash, Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, 2019

Robinson R44 Helicopter crash, Newport Beach, California, 2018

Robinson R22 Helicopter crash, San Pedro, California, 2017

Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk military helicopter crash, Leonardtown, Maryland, 2017

Robinson R66 helicopter crash, Wikieup, Arizona, 2016

Robinson R44 helicopter crash, Orlando, Florida, 2015

SkyLife medical helicopter crash, Bell 407, McFarland, California, 2015

Military helicopter hard landing, MH-60 Blackhawk, Hunter Army Airfield, Savannah, Georgia, 2014

Military helicopter crash, OH 58D Kiowa Warrior, Kandahar, Afghanistan, 2013

Robinson R66 helicopter crash, Mangaratiba, Rio de Janeiro Brazil, 2013

Hospital Wing medevac helicopter crash, Eurocopter AS 350 B3, Somerville, Tennessee, 2013

Rocky Mountain Rotors helicopter crash, Robinson R44, near Thompson Falls, Montana, 2013

EagleMed medical helicopter crash, Eurocopter AS350 B2, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2013

Robinson R22 helicopter accident, near Murrieta, California, 2012

Bell AH-1W Cobra military attack helicopter, Camp Pendleton, San Diego, California, 2011

A/MH-6M Little Bird military helicopter, Ft. Benning, Georgia, 2011

Robinson R66 helicopter crash, near Flandes, Colombia, 2011

Maryland State Police medical helicopter crash, Aerospatiale (Eurocopter) AS365, Forestville, Maryland, 2008

Carson Helicopter Services / U.S. Forest Service, Sikorsky S-61N, near Weaverville, California, 2008

Central Illinois Air Corp. helicopter crash, Robinson R44 II, Table Rock Lake, Missouri, 2008

Adventure Helicopter Tours sightseeing tour accident, Robinson R44 II, Topanga Canyon, California, 2008

Classic Helicopter Corp. charter flight accident, Robinson R44 II, near Easton, Washington, 2007

Heli USA Airways helicopter tour crash, Aerospatiale AS-350BA, Kauai, Hawaii, 2005

Pilot training accident, Robinson R22 Beta, Rochester, Minnesota, 2004

Jack Harter helicopter tour crash, Bell 206B, Kauai, Hawaii, 2003

Robinson R22 helicopter crash, San Salvador, El Salvador, 2001

Sikorsky HH-3F helicopter accident, near Wellington, Nevada, 2000

TV helicopter accident, Bell 206B JetRanger, Cottage Grove, Minnesota, 1999

Los Angeles Fire Department medical helicopter, Bell 205A1, Los Angeles, California, 1998

Pacific Helicopter Tours, Inc., of Kahului power line construction project helicopter crash, Bell 206B, near McGregor Point, Maui, Hawaii, 1996

Hughes 269C helicopter accident, near Eldon, Washington, 1996

Air One Inc. helicopter accident, Sikorsky S-58T, Walnut Creek, California, 1994

MPW Industrial Services Inc. helicopter crash, McDonnell Douglas 369E, Richfield, Ohio, 1993

Helicopters, Inc. power line patrol crash, Hughes 269, East Bernstadt, Kentucky, 1992

Hawaii Helicopters accident, Aerospatiale AS-350B, Maui, Hawaii, 1992

Air Methods medical helicopter crash, Bell 206L3 LongRanger, Bayfield, Colorado, 1992

Energy Department helicopter accident, Messerschmitt BO-105, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1991

Intermountain Air Service helicopter crash, Bell 206B, Toutle, Washington, 1991

Hanson Aviation, Inc. Flight 41, charter helicopter crash, Bell 206B, near Bishop, California, 1976*

* Aviation cases handled by Ronald Goldman before joining Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman

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If a helicopter crash has had a serious impact on your family, contact us online or call 800-827-0087. Our lawyers are available to handle helicopter crashes that have occurred throughout the United States, as well as certain international cases.