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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234794
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Time:c. 09:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus Helicopters H125 (AS 350B3e)
Registration: LN-OFQ
MSN: 8699
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Skjelbreitjørna, Sandnes, Rogaland -   Norway
Phase: Landing
Nature:External load operation
Departure airport:Sola
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AIBN
The helicopter was on a mission related to construction work on a new power line for Statnett, the system operator of the Norwegian electrical power system.

A container was to be moved, but a strong wind gust came when the long-line was just becoming taut. With the container still on the ground, the commander lost control of the helicopter due to a dynamic rollover. The helicopter hit the ground with the right side and the main rotor. The pilot received minor abrasions and bruises.



Revision history:

06-Apr-2020 08:40 whiteshark Added
06-Apr-2020 08:42 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
06-Apr-2020 09:46 whiteshark Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2020 12:50 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn]
06-Apr-2020 12:55 harro Updated [Time]
07-Apr-2020 17:45 Anon. Updated [Nature]
13-Apr-2020 09:48 Aerossurance Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
01-Mar-2021 19:21 harro Updated [Nature]
08-May-2021 17:07 harro Updated [[Nature]]
04-Sep-2021 13:43 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
04-Sep-2021 13:44 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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