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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214886
Last updated: 17 February 2021
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Date:18-JAN-2018
Time:15:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus Helicopters H125
Owner/operator:Pegasus Helicopter AS
Registration: LN-OST
C/n / msn: 8216
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Marnardal Municipal, Aust Agder County -   Norway
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Calibration/Inspection
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AIBN
Narrative:
Following heavy snowfall at the southern part of Norway, Pegasus Helicopter AS was engaged by Agder Energi to perform power line inspections. 18 January 2018, during inspection along a line, the helicopter came inadvertently near a crossing line.

Only coincidence prevented the helicopter from hitting the crossing line and the incident is classified as serious.

Sources:

https://www.aibn.no/Aviation/Published-reports/2019-07
http://www.aircraftregister.net/aircrafts/2005/LN-OST

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: AIBN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Aug-2018 10:23 penu Added
31-Aug-2018 14:21 penu Updated [Cn, Source]
13-Jul-2019 12:17 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
11-Sep-2020 16:41 harro Updated [Total occupants, Nature, Narrative, Accident report, Accident report, ]

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