Hard landing Accident Sikorsky S-76A+ PT-YAU, 22 Aug 2003
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75130
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Type:Silhouette image of generic S76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-76A+
Owner/operator:Aeróleo Táxi Aéreo
Registration: PT-YAU
MSN: 760175
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Macaé Airport, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Macaé Airport, RJ (SBME)
Destination airport:local
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Main rotor blades touched the ground during training mission. The helicopter landed hard and rolled over.


Scramble 295

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

14-Jun-2010 14:28 TB Added
20-Jun-2010 01:37 TB Updated [Operator]
19-Jul-2010 03:28 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
03-Jan-2011 14:47 TB Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Mar-2013 18:04 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source]

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