On October 30, 2006, at 0815 coordinated universal time (1015 central European Summer Time), a Robinson R-44 helicopter, Swedish registered SE-JGX, owned by Helitek Hangar i Kariskoga AB, and operated by Copterflyg AB, was destroyed when it impacted in a wooded area north of Katrineholm, Sweden. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. The pilot, the sole person on board the helicopter, was fatally injured. The flight originated from Vasteras Airport, Johannisberg, Sweden.

The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Swedish government. Any further information may be obtained from:

Statens haverikommission
Swedish Accident Investigation Board
P.O. Box 12538
SE-102 29 Stockholm

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by, or obtained from the Swedish government.

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