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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170048
Last updated: 19 February 2020
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Date:21-SEP-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA315B Lama
Owner/operator:Airstar Elicotteri
Registration: I-PITO
C/n / msn: 2461
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Roccapietra -   Italy
Phase: Landing
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter 'completely lost the tail rotor assy due to contact between the main rotor blades and tail boom,and attempted an emergency landing' (BEA) and 'caused injuries among the five occupants' (ANSV). The aircraft finished on its side.

Sources:

http://www.lastampa.it/2014/09/21/edizioni/vercelli/brusco-atterraggio-dellelicottero-cinque-feriti-alla-festa-dellaria-heL3ACFT01qX9aIjbiW7sN/pagina.html (includes wreckage photo)
http://www.ansv.it/It/Detail.asp?ID=1879
http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2014/2014.semaine.39.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Sep-2014 07:52 harro Added
08-Oct-2014 07:32 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2015 09:21 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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