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Title: Heli crash reports
Post by: a10gf on 01.11. 2018 20:49
Offshore heli's flying over my head & house here in Norway, accident in 2016 happening just a few minutes flighttime from my garden (instant gearbox failure\lock up, rotor detached and flew away, went down like a brick > picture (https://smp.vgc.no/v2/images/13dee05c-ba77-4a80-98da-51b1beb09fb6?fit=crop&h=1133&w=1700&s=680b7904bd835b35da2094144f261a1565893e96) > picture (https://www.rumaniamilitary.ro/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/225-lnojf-wreckage-turoy-norway.jpg)), have found interest in reading reports, great (& dramatic) source of tech knowledge, details and insight.

This f.ex, the story of a few bad studs...

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"At 0945:05, the flight data recorder (FDR) registered that the main gearbox (MGB) oil pressure started decreasing from its normal range.."

http://www.hse.gov.uk/aboutus/meetings/iacs/oiac/wig/110211/cougar-crash-investigation-report-110211.pdf