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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87401
Last updated: 24 August 2021
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Date:12-FEB-1985
Time:16:48 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B-3 JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Ruedisuehli Helitransport
Registration: HB-XKN
MSN: 1205
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hinterthal, SZ -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LSZH
Destination airport:LSZS
Narrative:
The helicopter touched a powerline in flight with the main rotor. Pilot was able to land the helicopter, but HB-XKN flipped over and was substantial damaged. The occupants escaped uninjured. The helicopter was rebuilt.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1168.pdf

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

25 Aug 1990 HB-XKN Ruedisuehli Helitransport 0 Heiden, AR w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jan-2011 12:37 Alpine Flight Added
22-Feb-2011 07:40 Masen63 Updated [Country]

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