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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231796
Last updated: 30 December 2019
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Date:29-DEC-2019
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OO-RFF
C/n / msn: 10691
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Torhout -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EBNL
Destination airport:Torhout
Narrative:
The pilot performed an emergency landing as a result of a mechanical failure of the helicopter. The helicopter sustained substantial damage. The four occupants were not injured.

Sources:

https://www.hln.be/in-de-buurt/torhout/helikopter-maakt-lelijke-buiteling-bij-mislukte-noodlanding-vier-inzittenden-komen-met-schrik-vrij~a27c402e/
https://www.7sur7.be/faits-divers/un-helicoptere-s-ecrase-a-torhout~ad1b8686/?referrer=https://www.google.nl/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=2ahUKEwiil_CJ5tzmAhVEIlAKHYY6AC8QFjAAegQIAhAB&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.7sur7.be%2Ffaits-divers%2Fun-helicoptere-s-ecrase-a-torhout~ad1b8686%2F&usg=AOvVaw1AllC43WaQbGwfScBhAUZ1

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/1/92177_1168929798.jpg (photo)


Images:

Photo of OO-RFF courtesy AirHistory.net


Schaffen - Diest (EBDT)
16 August 2015; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Dec-2019 07:03 gerard57 Added
30-Dec-2019 07:34 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
30-Dec-2019 17:30 Anon. Updated [Departure airport]

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