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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212778
Last updated: 20 June 2021
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Date:30-JUN-2018
Time:14:33 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B2 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Simrik Air
Registration: 9N-ALR
MSN: 3114
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Grande International Hospital, Kathmandu -   Nepal
Phase: Standing
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Bharatpur
Destination airport:Grande International Hospital, Kathmandu
Narrative:
The helicopter fell c 3m from the hospital helipad after an apparent loss of yaw control. The pilot, the sole occupant, received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.aviationnepal.com/simrik-air-as350b2-helicopter-crash-landed-at-rooftop-grande-hospital-helipad
https://www.airmedandrescue.com/story/112986/simrik-air-helicopter-crash-lands-hospital-helipad
https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/event/accident-de-lairbus-as350-immatricule-9n-alr-et-exploite-par-simrik-air-survenu-le-30062018-a-kat/
https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/helicopter-crash-lands-at-kathmandu-based-grande-int-l-hospital/
Per Rotorspot: Helibras (Aerospatiale) 350B2 Esquilo 3114 PT-YSO, HK-4547, HP-1914, 9N-ALR

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jul-2018 07:59 gerard57 Added
03-Jul-2018 08:55 gerard57 Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
03-Jul-2018 16:16 Terry Smith Updated [Cn, Source]
28-Jan-2019 08:02 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Nature]
23-Aug-2020 11:02 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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