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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244357
Last updated: 12 September 2021
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Date:17-JUN-2019
Time:19:08 L:T
Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter EC 145 (BK 117C-2)
Owner/operator:SÚcuritÚ Civile
Registration: F-ZBPI
MSN: 9016
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Goulet du Pontet, Haute-Savoie -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Annecy-Meythet Airport (NCY/LFLP)
Destination airport:Annecy-Meythet Airport (NCY/LFLP)
Narrative:
Main rotor blade strike with recirculated loose foliage during a mountain rescue.

Sources:

http://aerossurance.com/helicopters/mountain-rescue-blade-strike/
https://www.defense.gouv.fr/english/portail-defense/ministry/organisation/organisation-du-ministere-des-armees/organismes-dependant-du-ministre/les-bead/bea-e/2019/rapports-2019/s-2019-07-i

Media:


Images:

Photo of F-ZBPI courtesy AirHistory.net


Perpignan - Rivesaltes (LFMP / PGF)
June 2008; (c) T.Laurent

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2020 12:26 Aerossurance Added

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