14-May-12 N557XS CHR Safari Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic (2F)

Helicopter appears to have descended vertically to impact point – no skid-marks near site.  Accident killed 72-year old pilot and his passenger.  Helicopter caught fire on landing and the two fatalities were found in the wreckage by firemen after they put out the blaze.

Date:
14 May, 2012
Reg:
N557XS
Make:
Canadian Home Rotors
Model:
Safari
MSN:
BB2082
Location:
Ceske Budejovice
Country:
Czech Republic
Civil / Military:
Civil
Fatalities:
2
Link:
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=cs&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&layout=2&eotf=1&u=http%3A%2F%2Fbudejovice.idnes.cz%2Fv-ceskych-budejovicich-se-zritil-vrtulnik-zahynuli-dva-lide-pl5-%2Fbudejovice-zpravy.aspx%3Fc%3DA120514_152926_budejovice-zpravy_sor
Link:
http://www.hzscr.cz/clanek/vybrany-zasah-ze-dne-14-kvetna-2012.aspx

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