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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173759
Last updated: 1 April 2020
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Date:12-FEB-2015
Time:10:19
Type:Silhouette image of generic A600 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
RotorWay A600 Talon
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N111ZP
C/n / msn: 8057
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Bohušovice nad Ohří, Ústecký region, Litoměřice distric -   Czech Republic
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:LKRO
Destination airport:LKRO
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Narrative:
Small private helicopter crashed in countryside area in north-western Bohemia. It hit the ground and trees near the banks of Ohře river, burst in flames and killing sole male occupant. Some regional newspapers has told, that victim of the crash was well experienced flight instructor, who was testing his new helicopter, shipped from the USA. Some unnamed witness has said that she has seen the helicopter flying, then heard a strange sound and saw some part separated from the machine and then the helicopter went upside down and fell down.

Sources:

https://usti.idnes.cz/pad-vrtulniku-u-bohusovic-nad-ohri-dti-/usti-zpravy.aspx?c=A150212_110130_usti-zpravy_alh
https://litomericky.denik.cz/zpravy_region/tragedie_vrtulnik.html
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=upAAMxzWnSs

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Feb-2015 11:48 Krystof Pardubice Added
12-Feb-2015 11:51 harro Updated [Operator, Narrative]
12-Feb-2015 19:09 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
12-Feb-2015 19:20 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
22-Feb-2015 17:16 Geno Updated [Source]
02-Dec-2015 12:40 Anon. Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
24-Apr-2018 19:50 harro Updated [Source]

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