AW169 Accident Probe Focuses On Loss Of Yaw Control

Credit: AW169: Julian Herzog
BERLIN—Investigators probing the first-ever crash of a Leonardo AW169 twin-engine medium helicopter shortly after takeoff from a British football stadium are focusing on the aircraft’s anti-torque control system. The Oct. 27 accident killed all five people onboard, including the chairman and owner...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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