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Oct
12
2022

NTSB Preliminary Report: Mesa, AZ

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NTSB Preliminary Report: Mesa, AZ

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Oct
11
2022

NTSB Final Report: Deer Valley, AZ

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The pilot of the helicopter reported that, he was on the ramp with the engine running to accomplish a rapid refuel. The fueler was attempting to attach the grounding cable to the helicopter and due to the cable not locking, he maneuvered the cable up and down, which then contacted the main rotor blades. The pilot reported he felt a “violent jolt” and immediately shut the engine down. The fueler’s hands were seriously injured. The main rotor blades were substantially damaged. The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the helicopter that would have precluded normal operation.

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Sep
28
2022

FAA Accident and Incident Notification: TUCSON, AZ

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AIRCRAFT PRACTICING AUTOROTATION AND MADE A HARD LANDING, TUCSON, AZ

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May
02
2022

NTSB Final Report: Phoenix, AZ

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The solo student pilot reported that, while making a clearing turn, the wind caught the tail and abruptly spun the helicopter. He applied corrective pedal inputs then raised the collective to avoid the ground and the helicopter began to rotate clockwise about the vertical axis and could not be corrected by application of left pedal. About 50 to 60 ft above the ground, he entered an autorotation where the helicopter landed hard and sustained substantial damage to the fuselage.

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Apr
18
2022

FAA Accident and Incident Notification: GILA BEND, AZ

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AIRCRAFT CRASHED UNDER UNKNOWN CIRCUMSTANCES, GILA BEND, AZ.

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Apr
07
2022

FAA Accident and Incident Notification: PHOENIX, AZ

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AIRCRAFT ROLLED OVER DURING LANDING, PHOENIX, AZ.

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Apr
07
2022

FAA Accident and Incident Notification: PHOENIX, AZ

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AIRCRAFT ROLLED OVER DURING LANDING, PHOENIX, AZ.

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Dec
22
2021

FAA Accident and Incident Notification: Strawberry, AZ

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AIRCRAFT MAIN ROTOR STRUCK POWER WIRE, STRAWBERRY, AZ.

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Nov
03
2021

NTSB Preliminary Report: Tucson, AZ

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NTSB Preliminary Report: Tucson, AZ

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