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Safety Reccomendations Regarding Fatal Helicopter Accident

07 Jun 2016
On 29 April 2016, an Airbus Helicopters H225 (LN-OJF) being operated by CHC Helikopter Service on a non scheduled commercial passenger transport flight from the Gullfaks B Platform to Bergen as HKS241 was in day VMC and had just reached the coast when the main rotor head and mast suddenly detached as it passed over the Island of Turøy, 13nm north north west of its destination. The helicopter was destroyed by the subsequent impact and fire and all 13 occupants were killed.
Source Skybrary

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