ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145288
Last updated: 22 January 2017
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Narrative:The helicopter experienced ground resonance on takeoff. The takeoff was aborted and the helicopter sustained substantial damage. The two passengers on board the helicopter were not injured.
|Owner/operator:||Lowry Flying Service Inc|
|C/n / msn:|| 580869|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Grinnell Regional Airport, IA -
United States of America
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Investigating agency: ||National Transport Safety Bureau (NTSB) - United States of America |
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident as follows: The pilot's improper liftoff technique, which resulted in ground resonance, and the pilot's delayed recognition of the ground resonance.
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