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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174288
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Time:09:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB BK 117B-2
Owner/operator:DRF Luftrettung
Registration: D-HDDD
MSN: 7164
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Klinikum Stuttgart -   Germany
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
A hospital employee, collided with the tail rotor of the air ambulance helicopter that was shutting down on the 10.5m diameter rooftop hospital helipad. The injuries were fatal. BFU final report published.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Photo of D-HDDD courtesy

Regensburg - Universitätsklinikum Regensburg Heliport
31 May 2008; (c) Joachim Lippl

Revision history:

05-Mar-2015 18:12 gerard57 Added
05-Mar-2015 20:14 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Source]
05-Mar-2015 20:14 gnomy Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
05-Mar-2015 20:27 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
06-Mar-2015 00:46 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
20-Jul-2015 16:00 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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