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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87408
Last updated: 14 October 2020
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Date:17-OCT-1991
Time:11:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 205A-1
Owner/operator:Air Grischa Helikopter AG
Registration: HB-XXD
C/n / msn: 30232
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Trun, GR -   Switzerland
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Barcuns - offshore
Destination airport:Barcuns - offshore
Narrative:
The main rotor of the helicopter seperated from the helicopter during a cargo flight and the helicopter crashed from an altitude of 55m to the ground killing the pilot. The 1976 built helicopter was completely destroyed.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1505.pdf

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


Revision history:

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08-Jan-2011 14:00 Alpine Flight Added

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