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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76178
Last updated: 10 December 2018
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Date:08-AUG-2010
Time:15:39 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 500C (369HS)
Owner/operator:GŁnter Zimmer
Registration: D-HDWM
C/n / msn: 73-0498S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Borovaya Airfield (UMMB), near Minsk -   Belarus
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Borovaya Airfield - UMMB
Destination airport:Boravaya Airfield - UMMB
Narrative:
The Hughes 369HS crashed and caught fire after performing a looping at Borovaya Airfield (UMMB), during the CIS Helicopter Sports Open Cup 2010. It came down a few hundred metres from the spectators.
The german pilot (74) was killed and the helicopter was destroyed by fire.

Sources:

https://www.bild.de/BILD/news/2010/08/08/hubschrauber-absturz/deutscher-pilot-stirbt-bei-todes-looping.html
https://www.derwesten.de//nachrichten/Hubschrauber-Pilot-74-bei-Looping-abgestuerzt-id3470349.html
http://blr.belta.by/en/news/society?id=566580
http://englishrussia.com/2010/08/09/helicopter-crash-near-minsk/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EpsabLtvxs (accident video)

http://www.helionline.net/168-928162-454426/picture/28141/big.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Aug-2010 03:18 TB Added
09-Aug-2010 03:25 TB Updated [Registration, Departure airport, Destination airport]
09-Aug-2010 06:09 RoebrtMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Aug-2012 14:01 harro Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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