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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236349
Last updated: 20 June 2020
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Date:23-MAY-2020
Time:14:33 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven I
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-HALU
C/n / msn: 1310
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Waltrop, district of Recklinghausen, North Rhine-Westphalia -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Rodewick
Destination airport:Ostsee
Narrative:
The Robinson R44 helicopter force landed in a farm field after smoke was observed in the cabin, reportedly caused by a burning/arcing cable.
Both occupants and a dog were not injured.
The helicopter was ferried to Bonn-Hangelar Airport (BNJ/EDKB) five hours after the forced landing.

Sources:

https://www.24vest.de/waltrop/waltrop-hubschrauber-notgelandet-insassen-hund-sind-wohlauf-13773809.html
https://www.radiovest.de/artikel/hubschrauber-auf-feld-notgelandet-601306.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7pouVzjs09E
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/d-halu#248d7a7d
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/9368359
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/9601955


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2020 08:24 Anon. Added
24-May-2020 08:29 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
25-May-2020 07:47 Chieftain Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport]
25-May-2020 08:52 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
25-May-2020 17:50 DSC Updated [Source]

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