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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1008
Last updated: 7 August 2020
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Date:15-FEB-1998
Time:c. 14:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-2
Owner/operator:Aeroclub Grudziadz
Registration: SP-ASY
C/n / msn: 5211044 129
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Śniardwy lake -   Poland
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Mikołajki
Destination airport:Mikołajki
Narrative:
Helicopter with 7 tourists from "Golębiewski" Hotel crashed in very bad weather (generally very heavy fog). One passenger survived in very cold water (ca 0C) one hour. Majority of passengers and pilot drowned but rescuers found one women inside the helicopter.
Probable cause - undetermined. Pilot was under activity of drug alprazolam and he let to loose climate inside helicopter (such as: passenger on seat next to pilot hadn't seat belt).

Sources:

unknown
Soviet Transports


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jan-2008 10:40 Matio Added
04-May-2017 12:58 TB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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