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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60819
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Time:07:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB BK 117B-2
Owner/operator:Deutsche Rettungsflugwacht (DRF)
Registration: D-HUUU
MSN: 7242
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stuttgart-Echterdingen (EDDS) -   Germany
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
"Christoph 51" destroyed by fire inside a hangar. During a routine morning check of the medical equipment by a paramedic (42), unexpected flame came out of an oxygen bottle injuring the paramedic with serious burns and destroying the helicopter.



Photo of D-HUUU courtesy

Mannheim - City (EDFM / MHG)
14 July 2003; (c) Michiel van Herten

Revision history:

22-May-2009 07:58 Frank Vorwerk/ HTDI Added
22-May-2009 08:05 slowkid Updated
22-May-2009 10:29 Frank Vorwerk/ HTDI Updated
24-Jul-2010 12:38 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Source, Narrative]
11-Aug-2010 09:57 TB Updated [Operator]
19-Aug-2010 10:56 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
22-Nov-2012 11:20 TB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
22-Nov-2012 11:28 TB Updated [Source]

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