A fire-fighting helicopter drifts backwards into a fuel bowser.
After an emergency landing investigators found that an S-76D engine duct was partially detached. We also look at a more dramatic A109A accident that involved a different exhaust duct failure mode.
The layout of the movement area of the aerodrome led helicopter pilots to ‘jumping over the fence’ from landside hangars. As this helicopter transitioned an engine surge led to it crashing into the perimeter fence.
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Our proven expertise covers a whole range of specialist aviation areas including Search and Rescue (SAR), Helicopter External Sling Load Operations (HESLO), Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS), maritime and environmental surveillance, aerial spraying, Humanitarian and Disaster Relief (HADR), UAS/RPAS/Drones as well as more conventional helicopter, airline and military operations.