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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168907
Last updated: 11 September 2020
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Date:05-JUL-2014
Time:08:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Midtnorsk helikopterservice AS
Registration: LN-OAL
C/n / msn: 11239
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Accident
Location:Trollheimen -   Norway
Phase: Landing
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AIBN
Narrative:
On 5 July 2014 a Robinson Helicopter Company R44II was caught by a downdraft and impacted ground while hovering low over a bog during reindeer herding. It bounced back into the air and was landed at a suitable place close by. The unintended impact led to minor structural damage. The AIBN believes that the power available was insufficient to compensate for the sudden windshear.

Sources:

https://www.aibn.no/Luftfart/Undersokelser/14-424
https://www.aibn.no/Aviation/Published-reports/2014-12

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: AIBN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

24 Jul 2018 LN-OAL Midtnorsk helikopterservice AS 0 Skäckerfjällen mountains, Jämtland sub

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Aug-2014 19:45 Aerossurance Added
28-Dec-2014 19:08 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Nature, Source, Narrative]
11-Sep-2020 18:46 harro Updated [Time, Registration, Total occupants, Accident report, Accident report, ]

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