Accident: Robinson R 44 Raven II, Reg: EI-UNI, at Enniskerry Co. Wicklow, Ireland, on 25 July 2009: Report No 2010-023

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The Pilot started up the rotor with the main rotor cover still in situ. As a result, the pitch change rods were damaged and this caused a main rotor blade to strike the tail-boom, puncturing it.  The Report makes one Safety Recommendation.

Occurrence Date: July 25, 2009
Report Date: December 15, 2010
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