12-Jul-14 VH-ZZM Robinson R22 Dingo, Australia

While conducting a practice autorotation, the helicopter collided with terrain. The helicopter was substantially damaged and a pilot sustained serious injuries.  As part of the investigation, the ATSB will interview the pilot and gather additional information.

Date
July 12, 2014
Reg
VH-ZZM
Make
Robinson
Model
R22
MSN
3499
Location
Dingo, 115km W of Rockhampton
Country
Australia
Operator
Stock-Air-Heliworks
Link 1
http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/helicopter-pilot-and-trainee-taken-to-hospital-after-crashing-during-practice-of-emergency-landing-near-dingo/story-fnihsrf2-1226986914417?nk=eaaf3004605a11c738cd841673f3461b
Link 2
http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2014/aair/ao-2014-126.aspx

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