Christopherus 8 Crash

Sunday, August 18, 2013
By George Hatcher

An emergency Christopherus 8 helicopter made a forced landing when a rotor blade struck rock. THe pilots made an emergency landing in Montafon, Vorarlberg, Austria

The pilot told authorities wind shear caused a control issue and interfered with landing.

There were no injuries. A replacement helicopter was provided.

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