R-44 RA-06397 10.03.2015

Accident date10.03.2015
Investigation status
Aircraft registration numberRA-06397
Place of aircraft departureплощадка Барлак
Airport of departure
Intended destination
Intended Airport of arrival
Accident siteНовосибирская область, 2 км от КТА п.п. Барлак, Ам=225°
Aircraft typeRobinson R44
Serial №
Aircraft operator
Aircraft ownerОАО ВТБ Лизинг
The date of the completion of the investigation (report)07.05.2015
Number of fatalities0
Victims accuracy
Degree of aircraft destructionaircraft substantially damaged

report_ra-06397.pdf (1.32 MB)

Aviation typeGA
Works type

11 march 2015

     The accident with R-44 RA-06397 helicopter owned by "RosInstalAvia-N" LLC occurred near Barlak terriitory (Novosibirsk Region, RF) on March 10, 2015. According to available information the pilot on board wasn't injured, the rotorcraft was damaged.
     The Interstate Aviation Committee has assigned the Investigation team of this accident in accordance with the Russian Aviation Legislation. The Investigation team has started its work.

19 may 2015

     The Investigation team of the Interstate Aviation Committee has completed the investigation of the accident with R-44 RA-06397 helicopter occurred in the Novosibirsk Region (RF) on March 10, 2015. 
     The accident was caused by the helicopter turnover during landing at the selected from air area with unequally firm ground (snow). The necessity of emergency landing most probably was caused by the helicopter icing encounter.
      Landing gear of "Bearpaws" type supports could probably prevent the helicopter turnover.

     The appropriate safety recommendations based on the investigation results were developed.