Accident Eurocopter EC 130B VT-HFX, Friday 18 August 2023
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Date:Friday 18 August 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter EC 130B
Owner/operator:Heritage Aviation Pvt. Ltd.
Registration: VT-HFX
MSN: 8294
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Chinyalisaur -   India
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Chinyalisaur
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During approach on short finals over the runway and at about 15-20 ft AGL, the crew heard loud bang sound. The helicopter subsequently started yawing to the left and did a 360 degree turn. During the second turn the pilot lowered the collective and the helicopter touched the runway. The touchdown was hard and the helicopter was substantially damaged.



Revision history:

01-Sep-2023 07:52 harro Added
30-May-2024 21:59 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]

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