22-Jul-13 N115SH Eurocopter AS350B2 Las Vegas, US-Nevada

Tail rotor struck ground on landing on a training flight.  From this press report – According to airport spokesperson Christine Crews told FOX5 one of the helicopter’s rotors struck the ground, causing significant damage to the aircraft. The Sundance spokesperson, though, said the Eurocopter AS350B2 had tail rotor and skid damage only.

Date
July 22, 2013
Reg
N115SH
Make
Eurocopter
Model
AS350
MSN
3141
Location
McCarran Airport,. Las Vegas
Country
US-Nevada
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Sundance-Helicopters
Link 1
http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:96:::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:23-JUL-13,EUROCOPTER
Link 2
http://www.ktnv.com/news/local/Sundance-helicopters-reports-minor-training-accident-216476131.html
Link 3
http://www.fox5vegas.com/story/22901080/2-uninjured-after-helicopter-incident-at-mccarran

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