The Air Accidents Investigation Branch was notified of the accident at 2002 hrs on Thursday 13 March 2014. This Special Bulletin is published to provide details of the initial facts surrounding the accident; it includes information gathered from eye witnesses, from the cockpit voice and flight data recorders, and from a video recording of the helicopter’s departure. The investigation is ongoing and a final report will be published in due course.
Special Bulletin S3-2014 - Agusta AW139, G-LBAL 05-14
Published 11 December 2014