Ми-2 RA-14279 13.11.2014

Accident date13.11.2014
Investigation status
Aircraft registration numberRA-14279
Place of aircraft departure
Airport of departure
Intended destination
Intended Airport of arrival
Accident siteв районе н.п. Новозавидовский Конаковского района Тверской области
Aircraft typeMI-2
Serial №
Aircraft operator
Aircraft ownerЧастное лицо
The date of the completion of the investigation (report)
Number of fatalities0
Victims accuracy
Degree of aircraft destruction
Aviation type
Works type

14 november 2014

     Non-fatal accident with Mi-2 RA-14279 private helicopter occurred near Novozavidovsky locality, Konakovsky district,Tver region (RF) on November 13, 2014. According to the available information two pilots and a passenger were on board. The rotorcraft sustained significant damage.
     The Interstate Aviation Committee has formed the Investigation team of this accident in accordance with the Russian Aviation Legislation. The Investigation team started its work.

29 june 2015

      The Investigation team of the Interstate Aviation Committee has completed the investigation of the accident with Mi-2 RA-14279 private helicopter occurred in the Tver region (RF) on November 13, 2014. 
      Most probably the accident with Mi-2 RA-14279 private helicopter was caused by the pilot failure to properly monitor altitude during approach procedure in dusk over the smooth surface (zero wind) that resulted in controlled flight into water surface.
      Contributing factor to the accident was PIC's failure to switch radio altimeter on before operation that was violation of Mi-2 helicopter FOM regulations.
      The appropriate safety recommendations based on the investigation results were developed.