06-Jul-15 YU-HET Airbus SA342J Stapleford, UK

During ground run post-maintenance, the SA342J Gazelle took off to 10ft and then dropped to the ground.  MW Helicopters engineer on board was reportedly not a qualified pilot – and was not injured in the accident.  Starboard skid ripped off, tail boom badly creased.

Date
July 6, 2015
Make
Eurocopter
Model
SA341
MSN
1204
Location
Stapleford
Country
UK
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
MW-Helicopters

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