Accident Mil Mi-2 OM-NIS,
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Date:Thursday 1 January 1998
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-2
Owner/operator:Air Transport Europe
Registration: OM-NIS
MSN: 52 8233 073
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Bratislava -   Slovakia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Heliport Dolny Kubin Hospital
Destination airport:Heliport Bratislava Kramare Hospital
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ambulance flight with 2-days old prematurely born girl. Crashed after unsuccessful attempt to land at Bratislava Kramare hospital heliport in bad weather (visibility 240-400 ft at a height of 100 ft, after sunset, fog). CFIT - VFR into IMC conditions. Three occupants (pilot, nurse, and baby) were killed instantly, doctor died of his injuries after eight days in hospital.


Sveton, Pavol: Helicopter above Tatras - A Concise History of Air Rescue, 2009

Revision history:

06-Sep-2017 15:13 TB Added
06-Jun-2020 11:51 zitko Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Feb-2022 20:44 zitko Updated [Source]

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