27-Sep-15 SP-SOO MD Helicopters MD500E Burkatów, Poland

Encountered problem (variously reported, but likely a tail rotor problem) at low level while on powerline work.  Crashed into residential area.  Pilot injured, passenger seriously injured.  Helicopter was intentionally equipped for powerline work (see this video)

Date
September 27, 2015
Reg
SP-SOO
Make
MD Helicopters
Model
MD500E
MSN
0486E
Location
Burkatów
CivilMilitary
Poland
Link 1
http://ddz.doba.pl/artykul/-foto-wideo-katastrofa-helikoptera-w-burkatowie-sa-ranni/8079/13
Link 2
http://kontakt24.tvn24.pl/smiglowiec-spadl-na-ziemie-pilot-i-pasazer-wyszli-o-wlasnych-silach,180752.html
Link 3
http://www.gazetawroclawska.pl/artykul/8778959,katastrofa-smiglowca-pod-swidnica-pilot-i-pasazer-w-szpitalu,id,t.html

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