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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72541
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Type:Silhouette image of generic EXEC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
RotorWay Exec 162F
Registration: C-FHXD
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Near Calgary, Alberta -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
the student pilot in the amateur built Rotorway Exec 162F, C-FHXD, was performing engine and dynamic system checks on private property 6 NM Northwest of the Calgary Intl. airport. The pilot applied enough collective to become light on the skids to determine torque pedal effectiveness. At that time a strong gust of wind moved the helicopter laterally resulting in a dynamic rollover to the right. The pilot sustained minor scratches and cuts and the helicopter was substantially damaged.


CADORS 2006C1859

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09-Feb-2010 15:13 slowkid Added

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