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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48544
Last updated: 10 November 2020
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Time:10:23 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky/VFW-Fokker CH-53G
Owner/operator:MTHR25 Heeresflieger
Registration: 84+36
C/n / msn: V65-034
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Titlisarea, near Bern -   Switzerland
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:ETHL
Destination airport:
The helicopter tried to make a nosewheel-landing for training purpose when it was caught by strong winds resulting in a "lost of control". The helo came to rest after slipping 300-400 downwards into snow. The accident occured in the Titlisarea at 2400 meters altitude.

Sources: (video)


Photo of 84+36 courtesy

Fairford (EGVA / FFD)
16 July 2006; (c) Mark McEwan

September 2015 @ Truppenübungsplatz Hammelburg (Bavaria, Germany) ..on her death end..?!

Revision history:

29-Nov-2008 09:55 RobertMB Added
08-Mar-2010 13:33 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
23-Jun-2010 13:50 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Aug-2010 09:16 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
18-Sep-2015 09:02 Anon. Updated [Photo, ]
31-Dec-2019 21:27 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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