ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139580
Last updated: 26 October 2014
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Date:26-OCT-2011
Time:12:51 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic G2CA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Guimbal Cabri G2
Owner/operator:Helitrain Ltd.
Registration: G-UIMB
C/n / msn: 1028
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Cotswold Airport - EGBP -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cotswold Airport - EGBP
Destination airport:Cotswold Airport - EGBP
Narrative:
During the approach into Kemble, just before touchdown, the pilot lost control of the helicopter in
yaw. The engine then stopped, probably due to fuel sloshing due to the high yaw rate, and the helicopter landed heavily.

Sources:
http://www.aaib.gov.uk/cms_resources.cfm?file=/AAIB%20Bulletin%203-2012.pdf

http://www.wiltsglosstandard.co.uk/news/cotswolds/9330517.Investigation_after_helicopter_crashes_at_Cotswold_Airport/?ref=rss&ref=erec

http://www.abpic.co.uk/images/images/1315842F.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Oct-2011 00:53 gkhoc Added
31-Oct-2011 05:06 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Nov-2011 01:16 80.85.217.164 Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Mar-2012 01:00 harro Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
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