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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121415
Last updated: 13 September 2019
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Date:30-MAR-2011
Time:10:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter EC 135P2+
Owner/operator:BMI (Bundesministerium für Inneres)
Registration: OE-BXF
C/n / msn: 0674
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Achensee, Near Achenkirch -   Austria
Phase: En route
Nature:Calibration/Inspection
Departure airport:LOWI
Destination airport:LOWI
Narrative:
Crashed into Achensee, near Achenkirch during a border surveillance flight. According to an eyewitness the helicopter was flying very low when he headed over the lake, after he tipped the water surface lightly it ascended rapidly and crashed into the lake afterwards with a loud bang.

Sources:

http://www.krone.at/253718
http://www.krone.at/293257
https://offenesparlament.at/gesetze/XXV/J_10653/
http://www.nachrichten.at/nachrichten/chronik/Brisantes-Geheimpapier-zu-Polizeihubschrauber-Absturz;art58,2391309
https://derstandard.at/2000046842446/Helikopterabsturz-am-Achensee-Widersprueche-zu-offizieller-Darstellung
https://kurier.at/chronik/oesterreich/vier-tote-in-polizei-hubschrauber-neue-protokolle-widerlegen-offizielle-version/242.830.150
http://tirv1.orf.at/stories/2806525
https://kurier.at/chronik/oesterreich/achensee-brisantes-gutachten-bringt-flugpolizei-schwer-in-bedraengnis/242.999.155
https://kurier.at/chronik/oesterreich/ministerium-unterdrueckt-sicherheits-berichte-ueber-flugunfaelle/228.292.848





Images:

Photo of OE-BXF courtesy AirHistory.net


Innsbruck - ÖAMTC Flugrettungszentrum Heliport (LOJO)
25 February 2011; (c) Joop de Groot

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Mar-2011 08:07 transylvhwp Added
30-Mar-2011 08:48 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Damage, Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 09:09 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 09:19 TB Updated [Source]
30-Mar-2011 13:20 mhab Updated [Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 13:27 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]
30-Mar-2011 13:42 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
31-Mar-2011 12:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
31-Mar-2011 16:29 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
01-Apr-2011 17:14 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport]
02-Apr-2011 04:22 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Mar-2013 12:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Oct-2013 07:16 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
07-May-2016 08:33 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
07-May-2016 10:48 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Aug-2017 12:29 eagle eye Updated [Source]

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