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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69429
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:23-OCT-2009
Time:08:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 350B3 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Wucher Helicopter
Registration: OE-XHP
C/n / msn: 3812
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Altenmarkt/Pongau -   Austria
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Altenmarkt/Pongau
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot was forced to make an emergency landing from a height of 150 metres shortly after take-off due to a loss of power. The helicopter sustained substantial damages to the tail boom because of a hard landing. Both occupants escaped uninjured.

Sources:

1. http://oesterreich.orf.at/salzburg/stories/398373/
2. http://www.salzburg24.at/hubschrauber-bei-notlandung-in-altenmarkt-beschaedigt/news-20091023-01571941
3. http://ondemand.orf.at/bheute/player.php?id=sbg&day=2009-10-23&offset=00:03:10 (video)

Wucher Helicopter Eurocopter AS-350B-3 Ecureuil (OE-XHP, cn 3812) at St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport (LSZR) 21 August 2011 Eurocopter AS-350B-3 Ecureuil OE-XHP LSZR

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Oct-2009 00:35 FLYING BROTHER NO.1 Added
26-Oct-2009 01:12 FLYING BROTHER NO.1 Updated
26-Oct-2009 05:03 RobertMB Updated
05-Oct-2013 20:26 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
26-Jul-2014 23:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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