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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269392
 
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Date:22-OCT-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B3
Owner/operator:Eliance Helicopter Global Services
Registration: EC-JEA
MSN: 3819
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Laut Aran -   Spain
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:LEVH
Destination airport:LEVH
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news or social media reports
Narrative:
During a pilot retraining, when simulating a governor failure on landing, the engine revolutions did not recover in time, causing the helicopter to impact the ground.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/accident-to-the-airbus-as350-registered-ec-jea-on-22-10-21-at-naut-aran/

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

9 Jan 2018 EC-JEA Habock Aviation 0 Vall de Ruda, municipality of Naut Aran (Lleida) sub

Location


Images:

Photo of EC-JEA courtesy AirHistory.net


Manresa - Bombers Heliport
23 August 2012; (c) Kenneth I. Swartz

Revision history:

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