Tragic R44 crash captured on video from inside

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Tragic R44 crash captured on video from inside

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Post by Raffles » Thu Jul 06, 2017 4:52 pm

I'm guessing that the horn going off is low rotor rpm? Looks like they were in IMC.

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Post by Bell 407 » Thu Jul 06, 2017 5:54 pm

It really is gut wrenching to see this. No need for it at all.

Shows you how quickly it can go wrong when flying into IMC and you are not prepared for it. Sadly it all could have been prevented just after takeoff when you could see what the weather was doing. Turn round and land and drive to the wedding.



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