The UK Air Accidents Investigations Branch (AAIB) has issued its initial report into the recent Super Puma helicopter accident.
Although this report relates to a North Sea incident, the relevant issues and the information regarding the gearbox monitoring and warning systems on the helicopter type mentioned could apply anywhere.
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