ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65342
Last updated: 26 May 2013
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Narrative:The rotor hit the ground while manoeuvring during landing and the helicopter overturned.
Robinson R22 Beta II
|Operator:||Wikselaar Satelite Trading|
|C/n / msn:|| 3177|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Ballum, Ameland -
|Destination airport:||Ballum, Ameland|
The helicopter was taxiing with a tailwind and at a high weight. Effectiveness of the tail rotor was reduced as a result of these circumstances. The helicopter yawed and crashed.
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