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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225934
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Time:15:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic G2CA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Guimbal Cabri G2
Registration: OK-CAB
MSN: 1032
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hradec Kralove Air Base (LKHK) -   Czech Republic
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Hradec Kralove Air Base (LKHK)
Destination airport:Hradec Kralove Air Base (LKHK)
Investigating agency: UZPLN
The helicopter pilot, together with the instructor pilot (the instructor), planned a series of training flights to complete the type conversion. During the autorotation landing session without power recovery, the tail beam was cut off by the carrier rotor blade when the helicopter was in contact with the ground. The helicopter was badly damaged. The helicopter crew was not injured.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 3 months
Download report: Final report


Photo of OK-CAB courtesy

Hradec Králové (LKHK)
2 September 2017; (c) Erik Frikke

Revision history:

08-Jun-2019 17:39 harro Added
08-Jun-2019 17:39 harro Updated [Location]

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