Accidents: May 2021

02-May-21 HB-ZQQ Leonardo AW109S Padua, Italy


Main blades struck canopy over fuel area at airport.  Rotor disc imbalance was serious enough for the main blades to slice the tail boom off The pilot had reportedly planned on refuelling at Ozzano but was unable to do so on arrival and flew on to Padua.... Read more

02-May-21 N4528T Robinson R44 Monroe, US-North Carolina (1F)


Wire strike during low level agricultural work.  Pilot died in the accident... Read more

03-May-21 G-WNSG Sikorsky S92 North Sea, UK


Aircraft went AOG on North Sea Platform Valaris 122.  Aircraft still present on rig 05-May-21 (image – Facebook)... Read more

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