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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169081
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Date:31-MAR-2003
Time:18:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B
Owner/operator:
Registration: EI-BHI
C/n / msn: 906
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Weston Airport, Kildare -   Ireland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AAIU
Narrative:
Following a normal landing from a simulated tail rotor control failure, the rear portion of the right skid of the helicopter severed.

ICA for the skids had not been redirected after a change in ownership.

Sources:

http://www.aaiu.ie/sites/default/files/upload/general/6131-0.PDF

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


Images:

Photo of EI-BHI courtesy AirHistory.net


Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)
5 October 2007; (c) Ian Howat

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2014 16:28 Aerossurance Added

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