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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83478
Last updated: 2 September 2021
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Time:15:18 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Air Glaciers SA
Registration: HB-XEO
MSN: 2321
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Jungfraufirn, VS -   Switzerland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Lauterbrunnen - LSXL
Destination airport:Lauterbrunnen - LSXL
The helicopter crashed during a sightseeing flight on the glacier. All occupants were minor injured.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

21 Nov 1983 HB-XEO Air Glaciers SA 0 Savièse, VS non
13 Oct 1993 HB-XEO Air Glaciers SA 0 Château-d'Oex, VD min
30 Aug 2016 HB-XEO Air Glaciers 0 La Médettaz, Salvan Gorge, near Tretien w/o


Photo of HB-XEO courtesy

Lauterbrunnen - Heliport (LSXL)
22 August 1988; (c) Michiel van Herten

Revision history:

19-Dec-2010 10:54 Alpine Flight Added

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