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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247274
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:30-JAN-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B2 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Aeronautic Solutions South Africa
Registration: ZS-RWZ
MSN: 4505
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Johannesburg Grand Central Airport (FAGC), Midrand, Gauteng -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Johannesburg-Grand Central Airport (GCJ/FAGC)
Destination airport:Johannesburg-Grand Central Airport (GCJ/FAGC)
Narrative:
The helicopter was engaged in a training flight. During one of the simulated emergencies, the aircraft hit the ground and rolled. All rotorblades separated from the hub.

Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10157597116787517&set=gm.10157816527123015
https://www.timeslive.co.za/sport/2021-01-31-boxer-kevin-lerena-walks-away-with-minor-injuries-after-helicopter-crash/

https://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/000257755.html
http://avcom.co.za/airport2/aircraftlist.php?start=5601
https://aeronauticsolutions.com/fleet/
https://www.thehelicopterstudyguide.com/what-is-a-dynamic-rollover/


Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2021 19:41 harro Added
30-Jan-2021 19:46 harro Updated [Total occupants, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
30-Jan-2021 20:27 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Embed code]
31-Jan-2021 10:04 gerard57 Updated [Source]
01-Feb-2021 00:44 Geno Updated [Operator, Location, Source]

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