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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83394
Last updated: 24 January 2021
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Time:07:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Air Glaciers SA
Registration: HB-XIB
C/n / msn: 2531
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Petersgrat, VS -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Turtmann - offshore
Destination airport:Petersgrat - offshore
Pilot lost control of the helicopter and crashed into a snowy field. All five occupants escaped uninjured.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

28 Feb 1999 HB-XIB Air Glaciers SA 3 St. Niklaus, VS w/o


Photo of HB-XIB courtesy

Jungfrau Area [ Off-Airport ]
1985; (c) Photo Archive

Revision history:

18-Dec-2010 09:38 Alpine Flight Added

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