Accident Robinson R22 Beta II D-HHTA,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141856
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Date:Tuesday 10 January 2012
Time:14:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Robinson R22 Beta II
Owner/operator:Heli Transair
Registration: D-HHTA
MSN: 4261
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Egelsbach (EDFE) (Hessen) -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Egelsbach (EDFE)
Destination airport:Egelsbach (EDFE)
Investigating agency: BFU
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A 42-year-old female student pilot was completing her take-off and landing exercises, while her instructor on the ground had contact via radio with her. The flight student had already six traffic patterns with discontinuation of the helicopter carried out on the ground. In the seventh and last planned landing of the helicopter hovered over the designated helipad when it suddenly after about the longitudinal axis rolled left and the Robinson R22 Beta II helicopter tilted and came to rest on its left side with substantial damage.

The pilot was able to climb out by her self. Emergency teams were immediately at the scene. The pilot was taken with minor scratches and a shock to a hospital. The damage was estimated to be around 150,000 €.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU
Report number: BFU 3X001-12
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


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Revision history:

11-Jan-2012 11:08 HTDI Added
11-Jan-2012 11:36 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]
11-Jan-2012 11:38 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]
11-Jan-2012 11:39 HTDI Updated [Registration]
11-Jan-2012 13:47 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]
12-Jan-2012 02:18 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Damage]
12-Jan-2012 02:54 hill Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Jan-2012 03:00 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Source, Damage, Narrative]
12-Jan-2012 11:55 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
15-Mar-2012 12:43 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Oct-2016 13:06 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Oct-2016 13:07 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location]
04-Sep-2018 00:51 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
04-Sep-2018 00:56 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source]
28-Oct-2019 12:25 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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