R44II RA-04340 17.02.2023

Accident date17.02.2023
Investigation statusInvestigation is active
Aircraft registration numberRA-04340
Place of aircraft departure
Airport of departure
Intended destination
Intended Airport of arrival
Accident sitein the Sakhalin Region (RF)
Aircraft typeRobinson R44
Serial №
Aircraft operatorIndividual interpreneur
Aircraft ownerIndividual interpreneur
The date of the completion of the investigation (report)
Number of fatalities2
Victims accuracyfinal
Degree of aircraft destruction
Aviation typeGA
Works type

17 february 2023

On February 17, 2023, in the Sakhalin Region (RF), the accident involving R44II RA-04340 private helicopter occurred. It is reported that the pilot and two passengers were on board. As a result of the accident the rotorcraft was destroyed, the pilot and one of the passengers were killed, the other passenger was injured.

The Interstate Aviation Committee has assigned an Investigation team. The Investigation team has started its work.