Investigation led by NTSB - United States

Accident to the Airbus SA342 registered N342WF on 18/07/2022 at Escalante, Utah

Preliminary data based on the notification from the United States authorities:

Pilot was landing with supplies at a remote site when the helicopter lost performance during approach due to high OAT and density altitude. The pilot attempted a run-on landing and the skid caught on terrain, resulting on the helicopter spiraling in.