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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220883
Last updated: 5 April 2020
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Date:16-JAN-2019
Time:11:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven
Owner/operator:Airport Helicopter AHB AG
Registration: HB-ZDW
C/n / msn: 1147
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Luzern/Beromünster Airport (LSZO), Luzern -   Switzerland
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Luzern-Beromunster Airport (LSZO)
Destination airport:Luzern-Beromunster Airport (LSZO)
Narrative:
The helicopter (operated by Airport Helicopter AHB AG and owned by IRM Helicopter und Immobilien AG) crashed upon takeoff after engine failure. During the forced landing, a skate caught in the ground, knocking down the aircraft. The pilot and the three passengers escaped without scratches.

The helicopter appears to be a write off.

Sources:

https://www.bluewin.ch/de/news/vermischtes/heli-erleidet-totalschaden-in-beromunster-202623.html
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https://www.heli-archive.ch/en/helicopters/helicopter-accidents/16012019-robinson-r-44-raven-hb-zdw-lucerne-beromuensterlu/
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8492993 (photo)


Images:


Source: Luzerner Polizei

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jan-2019 14:17 gerard57 Added
17-Jan-2019 15:41 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Jan-2019 16:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code]
17-Jan-2019 16:48 Iceman 29 Updated [Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
17-Jan-2019 17:36 harro Updated [Photo]

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