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Date:06-SEP-1997
Time:18:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger
Owner/operator:BB Heli AG
Registration: HB-XYU
C/n / msn: 4206
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waidberg/ZH -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Niederhasli - offshore
Destination airport:Waidberg - offshore
Narrative:
The pilot lost control of the helicopter, collided with the trees and crashed. All five occupants were seriously injured. The pilot died later in hospital.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1666.pdf

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

13 Aug 1994 HB-XYU Markus Baumann 0 Fussach bei Bregenz, Vorarlberg sub


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jan-2011 02:26 Alpine Flight Added

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