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Date:08-NOV-2020
Time:11:44 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic G2CA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Guimbal Cabri G2
Owner/operator:My Heli Club
Registration: 9M-HCB
MSN: 1231
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Taman Melawati, Selangor -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kuala Lumpur-Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB/WMSA)
Destination airport:Genting Sempah
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Two Guimbal Cabri G2 helicopters (9M-HCA and 9M-HCB) were involved in a mid-air collision in Taman Melawati, Selangor, Malaysia.
9M-HCB crashed, killing both occupants, while 9M-HCA made a forced landing in a field.

Sources:

https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2020/11/639280/two-killed-two-hurt-double-helicopter-crash-taman-melawati
https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/11/08/two-helicopters-carrying-four-passengers-crash-in-melawati-two-dead-video/1920566
https://www.malaysianow.com/news/2020/11/08/2-helicopters-crash-in-taman-melawati-after-mid-air-collision/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/9m-hcb
http://aerossurance.com/helicopters/mac-cabri-malaysia-preliminary/
https://www.mot.gov.my/en/Announcement/A%200620%209M-HCA%20&%209M-HCB%20Prelim.%20Report.pdf

https://photos-e1.flightcdn.com/photos/retriever/85def28e06ca5a5d350567ce49a8a316387a6afd (photo)


Location

Media:

The Malaysian AAIB preliminary report explains the two flying club helicopters had been 'flying in company' before the Mid Air Collision and they question the practice. http://aerossurance.com/helicopters/mac-cabri-malaysia-preliminary/ #helicopter #accident #midaircollision #flightsafety #aviationsafety

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Nov-2020 08:27 harro Added
08-Nov-2020 09:06 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Nov-2020 10:45 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]
22-Dec-2020 10:20 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code]
22-Dec-2020 10:23 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]

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