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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151089
Last updated: 12 December 2017
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Date:31-OCT-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Helibras HB 350B Esquilo
Owner/operator:
Registration: PT-HNE
C/n / msn: 2069/HB1118
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Sorocaba, Sao Paulo -   Brazil
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot pulled the collective, but the helicopter did not respond with enough lift for landing on the helipad. The aircraft made an uncontrolled touch on the ground, and ended up colliding with firefighting equipment that was in the area. The helicopter sustained serious damage to its tail rotor, to the right hand side baggage compartment, and to both landing skids.

Sources:

http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2012/2012.semaine.48.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Dec-2012 09:33 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added

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