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Last updated: 26 August 2021
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Date:18-SEP-2011
Time:16:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Rotorflug GmbH
Registration: D-HONY
MSN: 2433
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:El Puerto de Santa Maria -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:SU
Departure airport:Jerez de la Frontera-La Parra Airport - LEJR
Destination airport:La Axarquia - Leoni Benabu Airport - LEAX
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
A Bell 206B JetRanger III crashed in a street in El Puerto de Santa Maria after failure to maintain altitude.
The three occupants received light to moderate injuries.

Causes
The accident was most likely the result of a loss of control caused by the appearance of the loss of tail-rotor effectiveness phenomenon.

Sources:

http://www.diariosur.es/20110918/local/andalucia/helicoptero-estrella-pleno-centro-201109181918.html
http://www.lavozdigital.es/cadiz/20110919/cadiz/sacamos-ocupantes-mucho-miedo-20110919.html

https://www.mitma.gob.es/recursos_mfom/2011_032_a_eng.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of D-HONY courtesy AirHistory.net


Nürburg - Nürburgring Krebsberg Heliport
12 July 2009; (c) Michiel van Herten

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2011 00:31 Anon. Added
19-Sep-2011 00:37 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
19-Sep-2011 02:22 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
20-Sep-2011 23:18 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
12-Aug-2020 17:09 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2020 17:09 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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