06-Apr-15 C-GSIT Bell 205A.1 Key Lake, Canada

After landing, the pilot exited the helicopter with the engine running to attach a longline. The force trim was not set, and the aircraft started to spin and rotated off the helipad with nobody onboard. The aircraft collided with a metal container that was located by the helipad causing substantial damage to the boom, left skid and to the left side of the airframe. There were no injuries.

CADORS 2015C1237

Date
April 6, 2015
Reg
C-GSIT
Make
Bell
Model
B205
MSN
30120
Location
40 nm southeast of Key Lake, SK
Country
Canada
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Heli-Transport

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