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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215206
Last updated: 21 February 2019
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Time:c. 08:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus Helicopters H125 (AS 350B3e)
Owner/operator:Altitude Air Pvt
Registration: 9N-ALS
C/n / msn: 8264
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Meghang, Nuwakot, Dhading -   Nepal
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Samagaun, Gorkha
Destination airport:Kathmandu
An Airbus Helicopters H125 (AS 350B3e) helicopter is reported missing between Samagaun (airlifting a patient along with other passengers) and Kathmandu, Nepal.
Last radio contact was at 08:05 LT. The aircraft was supposed to land at 08:18 LT at Kathmandu. On board were a pilot and six passengers: a Japanese tourist and five Nepalis were on board.
The Helicopter crashed in a dense forest, there was no fire on impact, bad weather condition and rugged terrain delayed the rescue team on scene.
6 occupants died, a woman passenger was alive, authorities said.
A Nepal Army helicopter and a private chopper were sent to the crash site.



Revision history:

08-Sep-2018 06:21 Iceman 29 Added
08-Sep-2018 06:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Photo]
08-Sep-2018 06:42 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Operator, Source]
08-Sep-2018 06:47 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Source]
08-Sep-2018 06:52 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 07:08 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 07:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 07:32 gerard57 Updated [Source]
08-Sep-2018 07:49 Iceman 29 Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 08:35 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Nature, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 08:36 harro Updated [Damage, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 10:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 10:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 10:42 gerard57 Updated [Damage]
08-Sep-2018 10:49 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
08-Sep-2018 10:56 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
08-Sep-2018 19:55 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative]
14-Sep-2018 10:02 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
14-Sep-2018 10:03 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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