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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220922
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:14-JAN-2019
Time:12:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic W3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL-Swidnik W-3A Sokól
Owner/operator:Kitz-Air GmbH
Registration: OE-XKB
C/n / msn: 37.05.09
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Fieberbrunn -   Austria
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was busy removing snow loads from trees along a ski slope by means of downwash when it had to make a forced landing due to a technical malfunction.

Sources:

https://tirol.orf.at/news/stories/2958648/
https://www.tt.com/panorama/unfall/15217816/hubschrauber-in-fieberbrunn-notgelandet-und-schwer-beschaedigt
https://www.kitzanzeiger.at/Kontrollierte-Hubschraubernotlandung-am-Buerglkopf_pid,17070,nid,106476,type,newsdetail.html
https://tirol.orf.at/news/stories/2959891/

http://kitz-air.com/en/transport-flights/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z85JNQpZC78 (video)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2019 20:29 Investigator Added
18-Jan-2019 23:56 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Jan-2019 12:44 Investigator Updated [Source]

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