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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211347
Last updated: 9 July 2021
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Date:23-MAY-2018
Time:11:24 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic KA26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Kamov Ka-26
Owner/operator:West-Copter
Registration: YR-LMC
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Turda -   Romania
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was performing crop spraying operations. Witness report that the helicopter was performing a 360 turn when he started to lose height and impacted the ground.

Sources:

https://stirileprotv.ro/stiri/actualitate/un-elicopter-s-a-prabusi-in-apropiere-de-turda-la-bord-de-aflau-2-persoane.html
http://www.aias.gov.ro/index.php/ro/publicatii/rapoarte-de-investigatie-privind-siguranta/160-2018-05-23-accident-elicopter-kamov-ka26-yr-lmc-turda-cluj-romania

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2018 15:50 electrica768 Added
23-May-2018 15:51 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
23-May-2018 20:28 Aerossurance Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]
24-May-2018 05:57 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
28-May-2018 11:01 electrica768 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
14-Mar-2020 10:55 electrica768 Updated [Time, Registration, Source]

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