Landed upright but tail boom got chopped by main blades during emergency landing
Tags: Accidents, Civil, Finland, Heliwest, MD Helicopters, MD500D, Safety
Substantially damaged during training flight – helicopter ended up on its skids but with tail boom dropped to the ground and main blades damaged.
Tags: Accidents, AS350, Civil, Eurocopter, Finland, Safety
Solo student pilot ran out of altitude on a practice engine-out autorotation landing and hit the tail boom on the ground.
Tags: Accidents, Finland, Finnish Air Force, MD Helicopters, MD500E, Military, Safety
Engine failure during low level powerline operation. Extensively damaged. Pilot walked away
R44 was engaged in aerial saw work, clearing trees away from powerlines.Â While reportedly ferrying back to a field landing site, the helicopter crashed and was destroyed (photo).Â Sole occupant pilot had minor injuries.
Tags: Accidents, Civil, Finland, HeliPro (Finland), R44, Robinson, Safety
Tags: Accidents, Civil, Finland, H369D, Hughes