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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24547
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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Date:08-AUG-2004
Time:17:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44
Owner/operator:Heliclub Du Beaujolais
Registration: F-GIVY
C/n / msn: 0035
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thérondels, Aveyron, Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Photo/air-to-air
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Loss of control at low level led to a wirestrike. Aircraft came down on 08-08-2004 at Thérondels, Aveyron, Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées (at approximate co ordinates 44°53 '47"North, 2°45'33" East). Aircraft under MAUM but close to edge of performance envelope, uncontrollable right yaw allowed to develop.

Sources:

1. http://www.griffin-helicopters.co.uk/accidentdetails.asp?accidentkey=4039
2. http://www.bea-fr.org/docspa/2004/f-vy040808/pdf/f-vy040808.pdf
3. http://www.immat.aviation-civile.gouv.fr/immat/servlet/aeronef_liste.html;jsessionid=1141D5E501AE813F6635197E6B6BEC2D
4. https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Th%C3%A9rondels


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
20-Jan-2012 21:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Aug-2016 17:50 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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