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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141857
Last updated: 22 October 2019
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Date:11-JAN-2012
Time:17:07 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Jämtlands Flyg AB
Registration: SE-JPZ
C/n / msn: 11407
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 km E Mosjøen (ENMS), Nordland -   Norway
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was used for herding reindeer. Weather conditions were adverse with snow showers and darkness.

The helicopter struck the ground in a steep nose down pitch angle and with a large left roll. The two on board were killed Instantly.

AIBN believes it is likely that the pilot lost control due to loss of visual references and possible vertigo. AIBN has not found any technical failures to the helicopter.

Sources:

https://www.dagbladet.no/nyheter/savnet-helikopter-funnet-ved-mosjoen/63469943
https://www.dagbladet.no/nyheter/mann-fra-grane-kommune-omkom-i-helikopterulykken/63470001
https://www.aftonbladet.se/nyheter/article14198457.ab
http://www.nordicrotors.com/SE-JPZ
https://www.aibn.no/Luftfart/Rapporter/2013-30


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2012 11:08 Alessandro Added
11-Jan-2012 11:36 harro Updated [Location, Nature, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
11-Jan-2012 12:27 Masen63 Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
11-Jan-2012 13:03 harro Updated [Operator, Damage, Narrative]
11-Jan-2012 13:55 harro Updated [Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Source]
11-Jan-2012 22:48 Penu Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature]
11-Jan-2012 22:49 flygfantast Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator]
13-Jan-2012 12:15 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2013 18:53 Masen63 Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
20-Aug-2014 06:22 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
05-Sep-2017 17:09 TB Updated [Location]

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