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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213679
Last updated: 23 February 2020
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Date:27-JUL-2018
Time:16:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DR40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robin DR.400-180
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: HB-KEE
C/n / msn: 2290
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Col Durand, Anniviers (VS) -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Sion Airport (SIR/LSGS)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane took off from Sion for a sightseeing flight then crashed under unknown circumstances at 3300 meter altitude. The spot is about 150 meters below the Durand Pass.The aircraft was equipped with a beacon.
All four occupants died in the crash, the pilot of 54 years, his son of 21, Vaud nationals domiciled in Valais, and a mother (59) of Denmark and her boy (20) residing in Denmark.

Sources:

www.lenouvelliste.ch
http://www.rts.ch/info/regions/valais/9742091-le-crash-d-un-petit-avion-fait-quatre-morts-dans-le-val-d-anniviers.html
https://www.tdg.ch/suisse/faits-divers/Crash-a-Anniviers-l-avion-avait-decolle-de-Sion/story/15552463?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
https://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/panorama/vermischtes/Vier-Menschen-sterben-bei-Flugzeugabsturz-im-Wallis/story/31929257?utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=Ed_Social_Post&utm_medium=Ed_Post_TA
https://www.lematin.ch/faits-divers/Crash-de-Zinal-l-avion-avait-deja-connu-des-problemes-techniques/story/15217344
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https://www.gvm-sion.ch/avions/hb-kee/
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/7599044

Last occurence HB-KEE, incident report in 2016 : https://www.sust.admin.ch/inhalte/AV-berichte/HB-KEE.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2018 05:06 gerard57 Added
28-Jul-2018 07:28 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
28-Jul-2018 08:09 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source]
28-Jul-2018 08:55 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
28-Jul-2018 09:03 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo, ]
30-Jul-2018 10:55 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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