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Agusta A109E, G-GCMM

Date of occurrence: 19 July 2011

Summary:
Just prior to touchdown the tail rotor struck a hedge and a concrete post, damaging the tail rotor and its gearbox. There were no injuries. On arrival at an industrial depot the normal landing position had been obstructed by two articulated lorries.

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Report name:
Agusta A109E, G-GCMM
Registration:
G-GCMM
Type:
Agusta A109E
Location:
Fiveways Trading Estate, Corsham, Wiltshire
Date of occurrence:
19 July 2011
Category:
Commercial Air Transport - Rotorcraft
Summary:
Just prior to touchdown the tail rotor struck a hedge and a concrete post, damaging the tail rotor and its gearbox. There were no injuries. On arrival at an industrial depot the normal landing position had been obstructed by two articulated lorries.
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