Thursday, November 15, 2018

Robinson R44 Raven II, N445KP: Accident occurred November 10, 2018 in Lihue, Hawaii

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Honolulu, Hawaii

Hawaii Pacific Aviation Inc

https://registry.faa.gov/N445KP

NTSB Identification: GAA19CA066
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, November 10, 2018 in Lihue, HI
Aircraft: Robinson R44, registration: N445KP

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.

Cellular telephone flew out of the rotorcraft and hit the tail rotor, made precautionary landing.

Date: 10-NOV-18
Time: 23:00:00Z
Regis#: N445KP
Aircraft Make: ROBINSON
Aircraft Model: R44 II
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: LIHUE
State: HAWAII

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I love this. The Cell Phone 'FLEW' out of the copter, and magically hit the tail rotor? Ya can't make this stuff up folks! Does anything GOOD ever happen with a Robinson?