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Brought down the helicopter: - Too early to say anything about the cause

RØLDAL/OSLO (Dagbladet): Two persons in the 40-years were killed in the accident.

the Weather was in advance an item which created the concern. It snowed, and came occasionally strong gusts in the mountains Monday afternoon. At the time of the 650 kilos, the helicopter was brought down, hail it.

Now are being transported to the Aibn.

- Now we are going to investigate it and take it to the base of our in Lillestrøm. It is too early to say anything about the cause. Now we are going to map out what has happened by examining the wreckage, collecting data and speaking with witnesses, " says Tor Nørstegård in the Aibn to Dagbladet.

be CARRIED AWAY: the Helicopter that crashed in Røldal. Photo: Christian Roth Christensen/Dagbladet Show more time pressure

He says that it was important to get the helicopter down from the mountainside before the storm came. Quickly afterwards came the then the hail and snow, and, not least, wind.

- We could not have done the job in this weather, " says havariinspektøren.

It has been the difficult working conditions at the crime scene and the Aibn has worked under time pressure.

Photo: Christian Roth Christensen/Dagbladet Show more

the Helicopter was lying along a fjellskrent, and in a place that did that the weather could make it difficult to bring it down or that it would snow down.

Robinson 44

It was a helicopter of the type Robinson 44 that crashed yesterday on the way from Røldal ski centre to Adelaide.

According to Stavanger Aftenblad was the friends or relatives of the two who contacted the police.

Redningsleder Johan Mannsåker at the rescue centre tell the newspaper that the two in the helicopter had contact with acquaintances around to minutes after they took off from Røldal.

the Aibn has submitted a report on 15 incidents and accidents where a helicopter type Robinson 44 has been involved since the year 2000. It is expected søstermodellen R22, the Aibn has issued 18 reports.

- There have been different reasons each time. It is too early to say anything about what may have been the cause of the accident, said Nørstegård to the Newspaper earlier Monday.

Here crashed the helicopter
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