Incident: Eurocopter EC-120, G-BZIU, Near Waterford, 20 September 2000: Report No 2001-007

SYNOPSIS  

During cruising flight a mobile phone slipped underneath the cockpit floor, jamming the yaw controls. The pilot successfully executed a run-on landing without damage, at Casement Aerodrome.                                

 

 

Occurrence Date: 
Wednesday, 20 September, 2000
Report Date: 
Saturday, 25 August, 2001