Incident Robinson R22 Beta II OE-XPR, Thursday 16 April 2020
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Date:Thursday 16 April 2020
Time:c 17:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Robinson R22 Beta II
Owner/operator:P&B Helitrade GmbH
Registration: OE-XPR
MSN: 4643
Year of manufacture:2014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Obersulz, district Gänserndorf, North of Vienna, Lower Austria -   Austria
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The R22 helicopter operated on a private flight with father and son in the area North and North East of Vienna, Austria in the late afternoon. An apparent autorotation landing was made in a field, due to loss of engine power.
Both occupants escaped unhurt.




Photo taken by Fire Service Obersulz

Revision history:

17-Apr-2020 06:53 aviator Added
17-Apr-2020 06:55 harro Updated [Time, Narrative]
17-Apr-2020 06:59 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
17-Apr-2020 07:59 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]

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