24-Mar-08 5N-BJF Eurocopter AS365N2 Bonny Airstrip, Nigeria

At 50 feet, during the demonstration of Class B landing by the training captain, the helicopter experienced a sudden drop in height, hitting the ground nine metres short of the runway. There was no fatality, but damage to the nose wheels, the left main landing gear forward structure and the tail guard.

Date
March 24, 2008
Reg
5N-BJF
Make
Eurocopter
Model
AS365
MSN
6419
Location
Bonny, Rivers State.
Country
Nigeria
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Aero-Contractors
Link 1
http://aib.gov.ng/reports/AIB-AERO-2008-03-24-F.pdf

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