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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147900
Last updated: 1 September 2019
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Date:19-APR-2003
Time:10:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 350 B2 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Air Service Centre
Registration: I-AMVE
C/n / msn: 2640
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Sauze d'Olux, alta Val Susa -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Sestriere
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: ANSV
Narrative:
Engine loss power and helicopter crashed into the side of mountain, pilot and five passengers died, one passenger was severely injured.

Sources:

1. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.helispot.com/photos/1255-Aerospatiale+AS350B2+Ecureuil+I-AMVE+Air+Service+Center/]
2. http://www.dgualdo.it/italy-reg-a.htm
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/search/se350show.asp?start=1601&count=50]

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Aug-2012 06:32 astazou Added
24-Aug-2012 06:34 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Jul-2014 02:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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