Accident Let Z-37A Cmelak OM-KJS,
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Date:Thursday 10 June 2010
Type:Silhouette image of generic Z37P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Let Z-37A Cmelak
Owner/operator:Tech-Mont Helicopter Company
Registration: OM-KJS
MSN: 24-07
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Jasenov, Sobrance -   Slovakia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Jasenov
Destination airport:Jasenov
Investigating agency: LNVU
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Crashed on last turn before landing and caught fire. The pilot (34) died as a result of the fire, trapped in cockpit, two other people (passengers) escaped without severe injuries before a large fire errupted.

Cause of air accident
The pilot of aircraft Z-37A did not master the pilotage technique, wing stall from a right-hand turn in a configuration of the aircraft with spraying device and auxiliary gas tanks. Meteorological conditions on given place and at the time of air accident may have negatively contributed to its occurrence.

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


Revision history:

10-Jun-2010 07:51 PeKli Added
10-Jun-2010 08:24 Vaclav Kudela Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Jun-2010 10:47 Vaclav Kudela Updated [Registration, Total occupants]
14-Jun-2010 11:49 Anon. Updated [[Registration, Total occupants]]
16-Jun-2010 11:02 Vaclav Kudela Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
22-Dec-2010 08:44 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
13-Apr-2018 18:00 harro Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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