Accident to the Airbus AS350 registered D-HAUO on 31/05/2020 at Góis [Investigation led by GPIAA / Portugal]

Collision avec le sol lors d'un exercice de lutte anti incendie

Responsible entity

Portugal - GPIAA

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Portuguese authorities:

On a firefighting training mission, after the water scooping manoeuver during take-off phase, iaw pilots information, the helicopter suffered an mechanical problem, touched the sloped ground and crashed.