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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168913
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:18-AUG-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB BK 117C-1
Owner/operator:INAER Aviation Italia
Registration: I-AICO
C/n / msn: 7542
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Gadertal Valley / Val Badia, South Tyrol -   Italy
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Main rotor blade strike in mountainous region during rescue. Helicopter landed safely with damages on the blades tips only.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20140822042522/http://www.tageszeitung.it:80/2014/08/18/die-schrecksekunde
http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2014/2014.semaine.35.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Aug-2014 06:21 Aerossurance Added
03-Sep-2014 17:30 Aerossurance Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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