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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154801
Last updated: 9 October 2020
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Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369D
Owner/operator:Fjällflygarna i Arjeplog AB
Registration: SE-HSI
C/n / msn: 811041D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Linetjåkke NW Ammarnäs, Sorsele -   Sweden
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Lake Ältsvattnet
Destination airport:Ammarnäs
The helicopter started to pull right just after take-off. The pilot had to use both hands and left knee to keep the helicopter in the air. The pilot tried to land as soon as possible but the landing was hard and the helicopter came to rest on its side. Chip was found in the trim switch.
The pilot and two passengers recived minor injuries.

Sources: (crash investigation)


Part of SHK RL 2005:13

Revision history:

05-Apr-2013 00:17 Masen63 Added

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