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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172482
Last updated: 22 August 2021
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Date:22-DEC-2014
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44
Owner/operator:Henley Air
Registration: ZS-RMH
MSN: 0877
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Benoni -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter experienced a technical malfunction forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing on the highway. The pilot only sustained minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Helicopter-crash-lands-on-Joburg-highway-20141224


Images:

Photo of ZS-RMH courtesy AirHistory.net


Johannesburg - Rand (FAGM / QRA)
10 May 2013; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Dec-2014 08:22 gerard57 Added
25-Dec-2014 15:34 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
08-Jan-2015 13:35 gerard57 Updated [Registration]
12-Jan-2015 12:35 flyingdutchman Updated [Cn, Operator]

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