05 September 2010

Scary Stuff:

"Jennifer Rodi, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator, said the aircraft tail was found to the southwest of the main crash site and the main rotor was found to the north, but stated it was too soon to draw conclusions on the cause of the accident."
More here.



Tail section broke away... or the rotor decided to go its own way?

Greybeard said...

It's still all a guess, Dave, but if the rotor departs it could take the tail with it as it leaves.

Three Bell rotor failures within a short period...
Three too many.