27-May-17 VT-ENX Airbus AS365N Ahmedabad, India

Helicopter was flying from Manekpur in Valsad to Himmatnagar when the engine reportedly heated up.  Successful safe emergency landing made.  VVIP – the Chief Minister of Gujarat (Vijay Rupani) was on board.  The actual helicopter involved has not yet been identified and may have been a replacement in any case – after other issues with the CM’s helicopter earlier in the year.

Rupani was travelling with his personal secretary Shailesh Mandaliya

Registration assumed from a photo of the CM’s helicopter posted online by the Gujerati Government

Date:
27 May, 2017
Reg:
VT-ENX
Make:
Eurocopter
Model:
AS365
Location:
Ahmedabad Airport
Country:
India
Civil / Military:
Civil
Link:
http://ahmedabadmirror.indiatimes.com/ahmedabad/others/technical-snag-grounds-cms-chopper-again/articleshow/58874541.cms
Link:
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/gujarat-cm-vijay-rupanis-chopper-makes-emergency-landing/articleshow/58877114.cms
Link:
http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2017/may/28/chopper-carrying-gujarat-cm-vijay-rupani-makes-emergency-landing-1609970.html

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