Hard landing Incident Aérospatiale AS 350B Ecureuil I-ELTE,
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Date:Monday 18 March 1985
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aérospatiale AS 350B Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Elitecnica Italiana srl
Registration: I-ELTE
MSN: 1477
Year of manufacture:1981
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Colle del Lys, Graian (TO) -   Italy
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Breuil-Cervinia, Valle d'Aosta
Destination airport:Col di Lys< Province of Turin
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Made a heavy landing at 4,200 metres of altitude on the Col di Lys during a mission of heliskiing. Of the five persons on board, no one gets hurt.

The AS.350B was repaired and returned to service; currently still registered.


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Italian Register

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
22 January 1991 I-ELTE Eli Alpi srl 0 Ponte di Legno,Valcamonica sub
21 December 2016 I-ELTE Ariane Srl 0 Sondrio Caiolo Airport (LILO), Caiolo, Lombardy sub

Revision history:

19-Apr-2014 19:16 astazou Added
19-Apr-2014 19:16 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
27-Jun-2014 22:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Feb-2020 13:20 TB Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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