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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195437
Last updated: 22 May 2017
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Date:17-MAY-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Aussie Air Charter & Training
Registration: VH-MNU
C/n / msn: 11964
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Moreton Island, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Moreton Island
Narrative:
The helicopter underwent a hard landing on Moreton Island.
ATSB factual :
During aerial work, the helicopter collided with trees and subsequently with terrain. The pilot and passenger sustained minor injuries and the helicopter was substantially damaged.

Sources:

https://au.news.yahoo.com/qld/a/35537092/chopper-has-bad-landing-on-moreton-island/#page1
http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/helicopter-in-emergency-landing-on-moreton-island/news-story/5dbb3c53ac1f07ffbd30218629a17808
http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2017/aair/ao-2017-054/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2017 08:36 Pineapple Added
19-May-2017 05:58 3204Cedric Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
19-May-2017 06:20 Iceman 29 Updated [Cn, Nature, Destination airport]
19-May-2017 06:23 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
19-May-2017 06:25 Iceman 29 Updated [Damage]
20-May-2017 15:24 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type]

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