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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74878
Last updated: 26 September 2017
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Date:29-JUL-2002
Time:11:45 local
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Astro
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: LV-WOY
C/n / msn: 0236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ea Guaz˙ Cuß, PiranÚ Pcia -   Argentina
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot, and a pax, was flying over the fields belonging to stay Guaz˙ Cua, for counting and observation of finance. When making an approach to hover a group of animals at a time when flying at low altitude between palm trees had heights of 5 to 7 m, the helicopter's main rotor struck one, and then a blade rotor severed the tail cone. As a result, the pilot lost control of the helicopter and rushed to the ground. The occupants were uninjured and the aircraft suffered significant damage. The accident happened during the day, and weather conditions did not affect the event.

Sources:

http://www.jiaac.gov.ar/files/pdf/Bol33.pdf
http://www.rotorspot.nl/lv.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jan-2012 19:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
13-Jan-2012 10:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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