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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58577
Last updated: 9 May 2019
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Date:11-NOV-2008
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 350B3 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Heliswiss Ibérica S.A.
Registration: EC-KQI
C/n / msn: 4383
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Ibon de Miralles, Plan, Huesca -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The transport helicopter was used in order to inspect the condition and level of water from various dams in the area, landing on or near the wall of the dams. Attempting to land on one of these dams, the helicopter became destabilized and overturned on the left side.

Sources:

1. http://www.fomento.gob.es/NR/rdonlyres/9FDFFC1D-4BA4-421D-928A-F8A772E75C54/104024/2008_043_A_ENG.pdf
2. https://flic.kr/p/4JoJ9U

AS 350B3 EC-KQI at La Axarquia (LEAX) Spain in August 30, 2010

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jan-2009 11:29 harro Added
19-Jul-2014 00:16 Dr. John Smith Updated

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