NTSB Identification: WPR13WA187
Accident occurred Sunday, December 30, 2012 in Katra, India, India
Aircraft: BELL 407, registration:
Injuries: 1 Serious,6 Minor.

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

On December 30, 2012, at 0645 universal coordinated time, a Bell 407, VT-PHH, registered to and operated by Pawan Hans Helicopter Ltd., experienced a loss of engine power and subsequent hard landing to the Katra Helipad, Katra, India. The helicopter was substantially damaged and the pilot was seriously injured. The six passengers received minor injuries. The helicopter was operated under the pertinent civil regulations of India.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Government of India. This report is for information purposes only and contains only information released by the Government of India. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Deputy Director General
Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)
DGCA Complex
Opposite Safdarjung Airport
New Delhi - 110 003

Tel No.: +91-011-24620272, 73
Fax No.: +91-011-24616715
email: amitdgca@gmail.com

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