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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201367
Last updated: 30 December 2019
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Date:15-NOV-2017
Time:16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS55 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS355-F2 Écureuil 2
Owner/operator:Layang Layang Aerospace
Registration: 9M-SSZ
C/n / msn: 5292
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA) -   Malaysia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA)
Destination airport:Kota Kinabalu
Narrative:
The helicopter had 1 pilot and 3 engineers on board during the flight. They were doing a test to confirm the problem occur on the aircraft and as they were hovering, the aircraft plummet down from about 10-15 feet. Actual cause of the incident is still under investigation.
The aircraft damaged is beyond economical repair.

Sources:

https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2017/11/303939/helicopter-crashes-after-take-kkia-four-onboard-unhurt
http://layangaero.com/?page=gallery


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2017 06:43 gerard57 Added
16-Nov-2017 06:44 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
16-Nov-2017 06:48 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
21-Nov-2017 07:22 Jetdude101 Updated [Registration, Nature, Destination airport]
21-Nov-2017 07:23 harro Updated [Cn, Narrative]
08-Dec-2017 07:34 lura Updated [Time, Phase, Narrative]
10-Mar-2018 08:05 hera Updated [Narrative]

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