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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189667
Last updated: 14 November 2019
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Date:30-AUG-2016
Time:07:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Air Glaciers
Registration: HB-XEO
C/n / msn: 2321
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Salvan Gorge, near Tretien -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter, carrying construction workers, crashed near Tretien due to an apparent blade strike on mountainous terrain. No injuries reported.

Sources:

http://www.swissinfo.ch/fre/un-h%C3%A9licopt%C3%A8re-s-%C3%A9crase-%C3%A0-salvan-vs/42408344
FlightGlobal Ascend Consultancy
http://www.newsjs.com/url.php?p=http://www.1815.ch/news/wallis/aktuell/air-glaciers-helikopter-stuerzte-in-salvan-schlucht-ab/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Aug-2016 15:56 gerard57 Added
30-Aug-2016 16:24 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
30-Aug-2016 17:01 Aerossurance Updated [Registration]
30-Aug-2016 18:11 Anon. Updated [Source]

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