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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 32862
Last updated: 14 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Elilombardia Spa
Registration: I-MERC
C/n / msn: 2403
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pulce (Reggio Emilia) -   Italy
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
During cargo operation the rope hits the ground and ends in the main rotor,main gear box detached from the helicopter that crashed to the ground and was totally destroyed. Pilot Giancarlo Pontarin and mecanic Loredano Tumiatti are killed.



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
21-Aug-2012 13:44 astazou Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
12-Jun-2014 19:11 astazou Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Narrative]

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