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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 182008
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:28-OCT-1990
Time:14:26 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1 LongRanger
Owner/operator:EAS Eagle Air Service GmbH
Registration: D-HEBB
C/n / msn: 45615
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Heiderscheid -   Luxembourg
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Luxenbourg
Destination airport:Liege, Belgium
Narrative:
While en route to transfer a patient the flight encountered deteriorating weather and the pilot carried out a precautionary landing.

However, it would seem that the pilot failed to correctly compensate for the strong winds and the helicopter subsequently touched down hard. The wind speed was reported as being gusts up to 30 knots.

Sources:

1. http://www.helionline.net/templates/sites/casualties.html
2. http://www.ascendworldwide.com/download/Cust/WAAS167_Complete.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Dec-2015 17:53 TB Added
16-Apr-2016 22:37 Dr.John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Apr-2016 22:38 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time]
25-Mar-2019 12:55 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]

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