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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83109
Last updated: 29 March 2020
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Date:27-MAR-1983
Time:14:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369D
Owner/operator:Fuchs Helicopter
Registration: HB-XKT
C/n / msn: 100-0796D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Grengiols, VS -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Zürich - LSZH
Destination airport:Fletschhorn - offshore
Narrative:
The helicopter had an engine problem an the pilot decided to make an autorotation landing. During this landing the helicopter was substantial damaged.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1130.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Dec-2010 15:46 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added

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