ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145523
Last updated: 20 January 2017
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Narrative:The helicopter was operating a flight from Ranchi to Kuchi but was apparently unable to land at the helipad at Kuchi due to a 'technical problem', reportedly a 'jammed pedal.' The pilot elected to return to Ranchi and carry out a fast, run on landing on the runway at Birsa Munda Airport.
|C/n / msn:|| 7648|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Birsa Munda Airport. Ranchi,Jharkland -
|Departure airport:||Birsa Munda Airport (IXR/VERC)|
|Destination airport:||Kuchai in Sareikela-Kharsawan|
However, the helicopter appears to have touched down hard and rolled over onto its left side. The accident happened in daylight (12:30 hours Local) and in VMC. No injuries reported to the 6 persons on board (crew of 2 plus 4 passengers)
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