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NTSB Identification: ENG15WA040
14 CFR Unknown
Incident occurred Saturday, May 02, 2015 in Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea
Aircraft: BELL 407, registration:
Injuries: Unavailable

The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On May 2, 2015, a Bell Helicopters 407 powered by a Roll-Royce M250-C47B turboshaft experienced an unexpected uncommanded high rate of descent while on approach to the helipad with an external load of two diesel fuel drums. The pilot jettisoned his load and subsequently made a safe landing.