Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Robinson R22 Beta, N410MM: Accident occurred June 17, 2018 in Sterling City, Sterling County, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Lubbock

Concho Aviation LLC

http://registry.faa.gov/N410MM

NTSB Identification: CEN18CA294
14 CFR Unknown
Accident occurred Sunday, June 17, 2018 in Sterling City, TX
Aircraft: Robinson R22, registration: N410MM

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Helicopter was idling in a field after the pilot had exited the helicopter and was standing outside of it. The throttle reportedly accelerated. The helicopter lifted up and then fell back onto the ground and was substantially damaged.

Date: 24-JUL-18
Time: 15:00:00Z
Regis#: N410MM
Aircraft Make: ROBINSON
Aircraft Model: R22
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: STANDING (STD)
City: STERLING CITY
State: TEXAS

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