Accident Airbus Helicopters H130 3A-MVT, 25 Nov 2022
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Time:c. 14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus Helicopters H130
Owner/operator:Monacair Helicopters
Registration: 3A-MVT
MSN: 8203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Plateau de la Justice near Col d’Eze, Alpes-Maritimes 06 -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Lausanne-La Blécherette Airfield (QLS/LSGL)
Destination airport:Monte Carlo Heliport (MCM/LNMC)
A Eurocopter EC 130T2 (Airbus Helicopters H130) crashed en-route to Monaco.

The two occupants were found fatally injured. A second planned passenger had cancelled "at the last minute", said the company Monacair.
The passenger was of Russian nationality with a Maltese passport.

The pilot (35) "had done all his training in the area and knew it very well" and the aircraft was "of the latest generation", it also said. The cause of the accident is still unknown.

The helicopter was flying between Lausanne, Switzerland, and Monaco.


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25-Nov-2022 14:20 Iceman 29 Added
25-Nov-2022 14:21 Iceman 29 Updated [Departure airport, Embed code, Damage]
25-Nov-2022 14:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2022 14:28 Iceman 29 Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]
25-Nov-2022 15:41 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Nature, Narrative]
25-Nov-2022 15:52 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]
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25-Nov-2022 16:06 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Nov-2022 17:50 nsc01gt Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative, Category]
25-Nov-2022 18:01 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
25-Nov-2022 20:13 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Nov-2022 04:16 johnwg Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
26-Nov-2022 10:53 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Narrative]
26-Nov-2022 10:56 Iceman 29 Updated [Category]
26-Nov-2022 11:00 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Embed code]
26-Nov-2022 16:08 johnwg Updated [Time, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
27-Nov-2022 11:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
27-Nov-2022 13:34 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
29-Nov-2022 15:12 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
27-Dec-2022 04:45 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Embed code]

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