Investigation of air accident near Roeldal

Description

Sunday 17 February 2019 a Robinson R44 II helicopter should be flown according to visual flight rules (VFR) from Roeldal to Karmoey. When the helicopter did not arrive as expected, it was declared missing. Approximately half a day after it had taken off, LN-ORH was found crashed in steep mountainous terrain north of Roeldal alpine center. The two persons on board had deceased.

Latest update: 18.02.2019

Location
Roeldal, Odda, Hordaland county, Norway
Occurrence date
17.02.2019
Aircraft
Robinson R44
Operator
Private
Registration
LN-ORH
County
Hordaland
Type of occurrence
Accident
Type of operation
Private
Category of operation
Light, helicopter (<= 2 250kg)
Aircraft category
Helicopter, Single-engine, Piston engine
FIR/AOR
ENSV (Stavanger ATCC)
Skriv ut
Reports same aircraft model
Reports same category of operation