Investigation led by CIAIAC - Spain

Accident to the Airbus AS332 registered EC-NBT on 13/09/2021 in the Sierra Bermeja

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Spanish authorities:

As a result of a dust cloud during the landing, the helicopter landed next to the existing vegetation, so that the blades of the main rotor struck against the branches of a tree.

Later, the fire reached the aircraft, burn down it completely.