Accident: Eurocopter EC120B, N526AG, Hughes OH-6A, N239MY, Tougher Business Park, Co Kildare, 13 October 2006: Report No 2007-028


On 13 October 2006, a Eurocopter EC120B, registration N526AG, operated a short flight between Carlow and Newbridge landing at a private site at Tougher Business Park. While positioning to land, N526AG passed in close proximity to a parked helicopter and caused significant damage as a result of rotor downwash.  There were no injuries.

Occurrence Date: 
Friday, 13 October, 2006
Report Date: 
Monday, 3 December, 2007