Incident Robinson R44 Raven I VH-OCL, 03 Nov 2022
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 300512
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Time:c. 14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Robinson R44 Raven I
Owner/operator:C A Helicopters Pty Ltd
Registration: VH-OCL
MSN: 2027
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:8 km N of Kumarina Roadhouse Airport, WA -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Kumarina Roadhouse Airport, WA
Destination airport:
A Robinson R44 Raven I crashed shortly after takeoff from Kumarina Roadhouse Airport, Western Australia.
All four occupants were injured and the helicopter received substantial damage.

Eyewitness said they thought the hit a 'willy willy' (dust devil).


Revision history:

04-Nov-2022 15:20 gerard57 Added
04-Nov-2022 15:21 gerard57 Updated [Source]
04-Nov-2022 17:21 harro Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Nov-2022 07:25 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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