Aviation safety investigations & reports

Wirestrike - Robinson R44, VH-HIE, 21 km east Maryborough Airport, VIC, 12 June 2012

Investigation number:
AO-2012-079
Status: Completed
Investigation completed
General details
Date: 12 June 2012   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 1000 EST    
Location   (show map): 19 Km from Maryborough Airport   Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation  
State: Victoria   Occurrence type: Wirestrike  
Release date: 29 October 2012   Occurrence class: Operational  
Report status: Final   Occurrence category: Accident  
  Highest injury level: None  

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer Robinson Helicopter Co  
Aircraft model R44  
Aircraft registration VH-HIE  
Serial number 1112  
Type of operation Private  
Sector Helicopter  
Damage to aircraft Substantial  
Departure point Moorabin Airport  
Last update 14 November 2018