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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23753
Last updated: 26 September 2017
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Date:18-FEB-2003
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Astro
Owner/operator:CIT (France) SA
Registration: F-GNYC
C/n / msn: 0390
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Toussus-le-Noble, Yvelines department, Īle-de-France -   France
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Toussous-le-Noble Airport (TFN/LFPN)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 18-02-2003 at Toussus-le-Noble, Yvelines department in the Īle-de-France: collision with the ground during the translation to hovering at the heliport. Inadequate management of the speed of translation with tail wind, use in power limitation. All three persons on board (pilot and two passengers) susrvived.

French registration F-GNYC cancelled on: 24-05-2013 for the reason: DESTROYED

Sources:

1. http://www.bea-fr.org/docspa/2003/f-yc030218/htm/f-yc030218.html
2. http://www.griffin-helicopters.co.uk/accidentdetails.asp?accidentkey=4022
3. http://www.rotorspot.nl/product/r44.htm
4. http://www.immat.aviation-civile.gouv.fr/immat/servlet/aeronef_liste.html
5. http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/search/r44show.asp?start=351&count=50
3. http://francerotors.free.fr/f-gnyc.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
19-Dec-2011 01:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
02-Sep-2016 21:01 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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