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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76372
Last updated: 20 May 2019
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Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B3 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Protezione Civile Regionale della Calabria
Registration: I-DARJ
C/n / msn: 3680
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lungro, Cosenza province -   Italy
Phase: Standing
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Lungro, Cosenza Province
Destination airport:Lungro, Cosenza Province
The aircraft was in flight for a recognition on the state of the fires. Seeing flames in a wood, the pilot set down to attach the water container, but after landing a yielding of the ground had the helicopter turn and the tail rotor was broken in the collision with an object, possibly a tree.



Revision history:

17-Aug-2010 13:36 Certosino Added
31-Jul-2014 00:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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