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On arrival at a sloping helipad, the pilot overflew the pad to ascertain that it was clear, and made a final approach to the pad. During the landing two of the main rotor blades struck the surface of the slope. The investigation was carried out by the Department of Civil Aviation Malaysia.

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General details
Date: 01 October 1986 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 1314  
Location:Near Kuala Krai, Malaysia Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: International Occurrence type: Loss of control 
Release date: 19 January 1988 Occurrence class: Infrastructure 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: None 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Aerospatiale Industries 
Aircraft model: AS355 
Aircraft registration: VH-HRA 
Serial number: 2296 
Type of operation: Aerial Work 
Sector: Helicopter 
Damage to aircraft: Substantial 
Departure point:PAD 202
Departure time:1310
Destination:PAD 212
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