NTSB Identification: CEN12WA322
Accident occurred Wednesday, May 16, 2012 in Juuka, Finland
Aircraft: ROBINSON R44, registration:
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On May 16, 2012, about 1850 UTC, a Robinson R44, Finnish registration OH-CKB, owned by Procopter Oy and operated by HeliPro Oy, was substantially damaged during an emergency landing in a forested area while flying on an external load tree trimming operation near Juuka, Finland. The pilot reported that helicopter descended and it did not respond to the controls. The pilot, the sole person on board the airplane, was uninjured. Unknown meteorological conditions prevailed for the local flight, which departed Juuka, Finland, at an unknown time.

This investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Finland. Any further information regarding the investigation can be obtained from the Safety Investigation Authority, Finland at:


Safety Investigation Authority, Finland
Sornaisten rantatie 33 C
00500 Helsinki, Finland

Telephone: +358 9 1606 7637
E-mail: onnettomuustukinta@om.fi

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