Ми-8Т RA-24430 05.12.2013

Accident date05.12.2013
Investigation status
Aircraft registration numberRA-24430
Place of aircraft departure
Airport of departure
Intended destination
Intended Airport of arrival
Accident siteна п.п. «Каргосок-Причал» в Томской области
Aircraft typeMI-8
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Aircraft operator
Aircraft ownerЗАО «АП Ельцовка»
The date of the completion of the investigation (report)
Number of fatalities0
Victims accuracy
Degree of aircraft destruction
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10 december 2013

     The accident with Mi-8T RA-24430 helicopter owned by "Eltsovka Aviation Enterprise": occurred on "Kargosol-Prichal" landing site in the Tomsk region (RF) on December 5, 2013. According the the available information 3 crew members and 15 passengers on board didn't suffer, the rotorcraft was damaged.
      The Interstate Aviation Committee has formed the Investigation team of the accident in accordance with the Russian Aviation Legislation. The Investigation team started its work. 

16 june 2014

     The Investigation team of the Interstate Aviation Committee has completed the investigation of the accident with Mi-8Т RA-24430 helicopter owned by "AEROKUZBASS" LLC occurred in the Tomsk region (RF) on December 5, 2013.
      Most probably the accident with Mi-8Т RA-24430 helicopter during no-run takeoff with close to maximum permitted weigh was caused by take-off heading selection not taking actual wind direction and force into account that resulted in unintential descending and helicopter left progressive turn, limited take-off sector output (in PTL direction) and emergency landing on forested area during acceleration.
      The aprropriate safety recommendations based on the investigation results were developed.