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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152611
Last updated: 29 August 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ALO3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
HAL Chetak (SA 316B Alouette III)
Owner/operator:Prabhatam Aviation
Registration: VT-EGK
MSN: AH-240
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Indira Gandhi International Airport - VIDP -   India
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:VIDP
Destination airport:
While carrying out taxi after the main rotor blade change, main rotor blades hit the tail boom damaging main and tail rotor blades including tail boom.
All five occupants escaped uninjured.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 May 2007 VT-EGK Prabhatam Aviation 0 Shri Kedarnathji helipad min

Revision history:

18-Jan-2013 12:25 Alpine Flight Added

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