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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 136866
Last updated: 24 November 2017
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Date:06-NOV-1959
Time:16:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ALO2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SE 3130 Alouette II
Owner/operator:Swiss Air Force
Registration: V-50
C/n / msn: 1238
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Julierpass, GR -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LSZS
Destination airport:LSMD
Narrative:
The pilot lost orientation because of the bad weather on a flight from Samedan - LSZS to Dübendorf - LSMD and decided to make an emergency landing. During this landing the helicopter collided with the mountain and flipped over. The occupants escaped with minor injuries. The helicopter was destroyed.

Sources:

http://178.83.198.61/wings/04-SAF/Basis-e.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jun-2011 04:50 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added

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