Robinson R22 Beta, G-FIRS, 16 January 2012
Robinson R22 Beta, G-FIRS
In the final stages of an approach to a hotel helipad the pilot was unable to stop a right yaw, and the helicopter completed several rotations with decaying main rotor rpm before impacting the ground. The helicopter suffered severe damage and was largely consumed in a subsequent fire. The two occupants suffered minor injuries.
Robinson R22 Beta G-FIRS 07-12.pdf (279.79 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 16 January 2012