The Indian citizen had been building helicopters for the last two years but the blade fell on his head during the test flight.
Maharashtra: A young man in India died after being hit by the blade of his own helicopter.
In the Indian state of Maharashtra, a 29-year-old man lost his life after being hit by the blade of his own helicopter. According to Indian police, Sheikh Ismail was doing welding work during the day and building a helicopter at night. He was busy making a helicopter which he named ‘Mana Helicopter’.
Maharashtra police say Sheikh Ismail also met with helicopter makers in Bangalore, who also bought the engine of a Maruti 800cc car for the helicopter, among other things. Sheikh Ismail’s friends say he had been testing the helicopter machine for several days so that he could fly the helicopter on August 15.
According to police, on the day of the accident, Ismail kept the helicopter key in the open so that he could make a test flight. However, as soon as he started the engine, the blade came out of the machine and burned on his head. However, he did not die.