On November 10, 2004, at 1650 universal coordinated time, a Robinson R22, EC-GAU, registered to and operated by Aerea, collided with the ground following a loss of engine power in the vicinity of Madrid, Spain. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed. The flight instructor and the dual student reported no injuries, and the helicopter sustained substantial damage to the tail boom and skids. The local instructional flight departed Cuatro Vientos Airfield, Madrid, Spain, at 1637 on November 17, 2004.

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

Comisión de Investigación de Accidentes
e Incidentes de Aviación Civil
C./ Fruela, 6, 1º
28011 Madrid - ESPAÑA

Telphone: 34 91 5978960
Facisimile: 34 91 4635535

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