Incident Lindstrand LBL-90A N8005H,
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Date:Sunday 2 June 2024
Time:c. 18:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lindstrand LBL-90A
Owner/operator:Region Ballooning LLC
Registration: N8005H
MSN: 5802
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lake County, Lowell, IN -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Lindstrand LBL-90A sustained substantial damage during the accident sequence involving powerlines, terrain, and fire in Lake County at Lowell, Indiana.
The three occupants onboard the hot air balloon were seriously injured.

Sources:

https://people.com/3-people-injured-after-hot-air-balloon-strikes-power-lines-and-crashes-8657851

https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=8005H

https://www.flickr.com/photos/191681946@N04/53742836410/in/photostream/lightbox/ (photo)





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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jun-2024 21:57 Geno Added
05-Jun-2024 06:00 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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