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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 32165
Last updated: 24 August 2021
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Date:20-JAN-1987
Time:12:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta-Bell AB 206B JetRanger
Owner/operator:Air Grischa
Registration: HB-XMY
MSN: 8334
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vorabgletscher, GR -   Switzerland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:LSXU
Destination airport:Vorabgletscher - offshore
Narrative:
Pilot lost control of the helicopter and touched the rocks on the glacier. The helicopter crashed to the ground and flipped to the side. Four passengers escaped with minor injuries, the pilot with serious injuries. Helicopter was destroyed. The helicopter was leased from Heliswiss AG.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1254.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
19-Feb-2011 02:13 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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