ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186182
Last updated: 11 December 2018
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:06-APR-2016
Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC45 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter EC145
Owner/operator:Albanian Air Force (FASH)
Registration: FA-637
C/n / msn: 9718
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Shkodra Lake, near Grizhe -   Albania
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The military helicopter crashed due to an apparent technical malfunction. Two crew members' bodies were recovered by divers. A third crew member was injured and was taken to hospital.

Sources:

http://www.kplctv.com/story/31658034/albanian-army-helicopter-crashes-in-lake-2-dead-1-injured
http://northboundasia.com/2016/04/07/albanian-military-helicopter-crash-kills-two/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2016 14:36 gerard57 Added
06-Apr-2016 14:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities]
06-Apr-2016 15:49 CTYONE Updated [Total fatalities]
07-Apr-2016 05:54 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
07-Apr-2016 09:32 CTYONE Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
07-Apr-2016 09:49 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
07-Apr-2016 13:18 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
07-Apr-2016 14:09 TB Updated [Operator]
22-Sep-2016 09:21 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
12-Oct-2016 17:40 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
12-Oct-2016 18:06 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
01-Sep-2017 14:24 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Sep-2017 08:41 harro Updated [Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description