Accident Sky Star OM-M506, Sunday 19 October 2014
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Date:Sunday 19 October 2014
Type:Sky Star
Registration: OM-M506
MSN: SS-001/DJ
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Šurany Airport (LZSY) -   Slovakia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Šurany Airport (LZSY)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: LNVU
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The gyroplane began to roll to the right when it was flying at 5 m AGL during takeoff. It then descended steeply and impacted terrain.

Causes of air accident
Generation of non-compensable reaction moment, which was caused by steady mechanical cranking-up of the lift rotor during the take-off.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: LNVU
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

10-Dec-2014 08:11 harro Added
22-Jul-2020 13:19 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
22-Jul-2020 13:21 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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