ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83164
Last updated: 19 May 2013
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Narrative:In the process of reducing the helicopter flew into a heavy snowfall. The crew decided to withdraw from the precipitation zone. During a left turn occurred Auto Off right and left engines. On the mode of autorotation helicopter landed in the woods with a significant forward and vertical speed. The helicopter was destroyed. Commander of the crew and 1 passenger were killed. Others were injured.
|C/n / msn:|| 5596|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 0|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||310 km south of Olekminsk, Yakutsk Region -
Cause of the accident was getting a significant amount of wet snow in the air-gas path engines, which led to the Auto Off engines.
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