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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 253818
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic G2CA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Guimbal Cabri G2
Owner/operator:Savoie Hélicoptères
Registration: F-HPTI
MSN: 1237
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:St-Georges-de-Reneins -   France
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:St-Georges-de-Reneins
Destination airport:Annemasse Airfield (QNJ/LFLI)
Investigating agency: BEA
On taking off from a path in St-Georges-de-Reneins at around 14:00, the student-pilot, who was flying, entered hover and positioned the helicopter into the wind before carrying out a forward take-off. During this phase, at about 15 m from the ground, the crew heard a bang. The instructor took the controls. He turned around to land on the path they had just taken off from. During the landing with a tail wind, the helicopter bounced, tipped forward and turned over.


Revision history:

23-Apr-2021 17:08 harro Added

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