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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 16629
Last updated: 11 September 2019
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Date:04-JAN-1991
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic B105 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB Bo 105CBS-4
Owner/operator:Norsk Luftambulanse
Registration: LN-OSD
C/n / msn: S-607
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:6 km N of Koppang, Hedmark -   Norway
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Tynset (16:43)
Destination airport:Elverum (ca 17:40)
Narrative:
Whilst en route the pilot became disoriented and the helicopter crashed on ice covered river Glomma, at Prestenget. The accident happened in darkness and poor weather with a variable, low cloud base and visibility less than 0,25 mile. The accident was attributed to the pilot's continued operation under VFR in IMC. Three crew and one passenger were killed.

Sources:

1. Hamburger Abendblatt 8.1.1991
2. https://forum.flyprat.no/archive/index.php/t-15744.html_
3. http://www.ascendworldwide.com/download/Cust/WAAS167_Complete.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Mar-2008 13:00 ASN archive Added
19-Jun-2012 11:43 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Oct-2012 11:20 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Source]
12-May-2016 19:28 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
11-Oct-2016 17:43 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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