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Helicopter Bounces and Turns 270 Degrees While Landing at Kedarnath

Deccan Herald | 06/06/2022 11:11 PM | Click to read full article

A helicopter of Thumby Aviation on May 31 bounced and turned by 270 degrees while landing at Kedarnath helipad, following which aviation regulator DGCA asked the chopper pilots to exercise caution whenever there are tailwinds when they are heading for landing, officials said on Monday.

On May 31 a Bell 407 helicopter while landing at Kedarnath helipad had an uncontrolled, very hard landing, they noted.