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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248169
Last updated: 23 February 2021
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Date:13-FEB-2021
Time:18:10 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 II
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-GLBI
C/n / msn: 12235
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:St-Eustache, QC -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:St-Eustache, QC
Destination airport:St-Donat, QC (CSY4)
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Narrative:
A Robinson R44 II in private operation, was preparing for a visual flight rules flight from a private field located in St-Eustache, QC to St-Donat, QC (CSY4) with only the pilot on board. During the engine warm-up, the aircraft started to spin on the ice, and turned around, finishing his run on his back. The shoulder belt of the The pilot was not attached and was ejected through the open door of the aircraft. The Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) activated and no one was injured.

Sources:

TSB


Revision history:

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23-Feb-2021 20:18 harro Added

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