Accident Eurocopter EC 130T2 (Airbus Helicopters H130) TC-HMV, Friday 28 July 2023
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Date:Friday 28 July 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter EC 130T2 (Airbus Helicopters H130)
Owner/operator:Mavi Air
Registration: TC-HMV
MSN: 8167
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Samos International Airport (SMI/LGSM), Samos Island -   Greece
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Paros National Airport (PAS/LGPA)
Destination airport:Samos Airport (SMI/LGSM)
Investigating agency: AAIASB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During landing at LGSM airport runway 09 at 05:28 UTC (08:28 Local time) the helicopter lost directional control while entering hovering landing phase. The helicopter landed hard while having directional control issues just outside runway side at strip area (south side of runway opposite A3 exit) and rolled over on its side resulting to substantial damage.

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Revision history:

28-Jul-2023 07:20 gerard57 Added
28-Jul-2023 08:03 gerard57 Updated
28-Jul-2023 08:31 BrC Updated
28-Jul-2023 09:04 RobertMB Updated
28-Jul-2023 13:00 Aerossurance Updated
11-Aug-2023 07:59 harro Updated
09-Sep-2023 07:18 harro Updated

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