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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83414
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Date:29-MAR-1988
Time:11:08 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Air Zermatt AG
Registration: HB-XDI
C/n / msn: 2207
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:St. Niklaus, VS -   Switzerland
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:St. Niklaus - offshore
Destination airport:St. Niklaus - offshore
Narrative:
The helicopter collided with a 130kV powerline and crashed. The pilot was not injured, but the helicopter badly damaged. Helicopter was repaired.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1311.pdf

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

28 Sep 1981 HB-XDI Air Zermatt AG 0 Zermatt - LSEZ sub
12 Apr 1984 HB-XDI Air Zermatt AG 0 Zermatt, VS non


Revision history:

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18-Dec-2010 14:15 Alpine Flight Added

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