Preliminary Accident Reports

November 2011 Issue

September 3, 2011, Heber City, Utah, Enstrom 280FX

The helicopter was substantially damaged during an autorotation to the ground at 1221 Mountain time following a loss of engine power. The commercial pilot and his two passengers were seriously injured. Visual conditions prevailed for the local tour flight, which had originated approximately 20 minutes before the accident.

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