07-Apr-21 B-70S5 Bell 407GXi Lingbao City, China

Emergency landing in a car park, landed heavily and skids splayed out after the helicopter started spinning in the air, suggesting a tail rotor issue (see video below)

2 minor injuries of 4 POB.  This was a training flight by a company intending to use the helicopter for sightseeing.  One report said that they do not yet have an operator licence

A video of the event can be seen here – https://m.weibo.cn/status/4623680523731994#&video

 

Date:
7 April, 2021
Reg:
B-70S5
Make:
Bell
Model:
B407GXi
MSN:
TBA
Location:
Hanguguan Scenic Area, Lingbao City, Sanmenxia, ​​Henan Province
Country:
China
Civil / Military:
Civil
Operator:
Henan-Zexiang-Aviation-Co
Link:
http://henan.sina.com.cn/news/s/2021-04-08/detail-ikmyaawa8564869.shtml
Link:
https://www.sohu.com/a/459630383_260616
Link:
https://hk.on.cc/hk/bkn/cnt/cnnews/20210408/bkn-20210408180132548-0408_00952_001.html

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