Helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant, eight others, plummeted for 1 minute before slamming into hill

The helicopter that crashed in foggy conditions Sunday in Calabasas, killing all aboard along with Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, took a more or less one-minute dive earlier than slamming into a hillside, National Transportation Safety Board officials said Tuesday, Jan. 28.

The aircraft missed clearing the hill with the aid of 20-30 ft, they said.
The chopper did now not have a Terrain Awareness and Warning System that might have alerted the pilot to the hillside even though the NTSB had endorsed to the Federal Aviation Administration that all comparable helicopters have the device after lethal crashes in 2004 and 2005, NTSB investigator Jennifer Homendy said at a information conference.

The NTSB had additionally endorsed that each one delivery helicopters constructed before October 1991 have a cockpit voice recorder or a cockpit picture recorder with the capacity to document cockpit audio and team communications. The Sikorski S-76B that crashed Sunday might have qualified as it obtained an airworthiness certificate in May 1991, FAA information display.

But, Homendy stated, the FAA did not act on each the NTSB guidelines.

“That would have helped us appreciably in our investigations,” she stated of the voice recorder.

A preliminary document might be issued in approximately 10 days. A final report in 12 to 18 months is expected to explain why the Sikorsky plummeted.

FAA spokesman Ian Gregor stated after the news convention that the FAA requires the Terrain Awareness and Warning System for air ambulances. He also provided website hyperlinks to the FAA’s response to that advice in addition to the flight recorder recommendation.

The our bodies of all nine victims were recovered from the scene of the crash, the Los Angeles County coroner’s workplace stated. Three bodies have been found after the crash on Sunday, and on Tuesday the corporation said the ultimate six had been recovered on Monday.
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