Accident Eurocopter AS355 NP Ecureuil 2 EC-LCD,
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Date:Saturday 6 April 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS55 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter AS355 NP Ecureuil 2
Owner/operator:Sky Helicópteros opf Bomberos Comunidad de Madrid
Registration: EC-LCD
MSN: 5758
Year of manufacture:2008
Engine model:Turbomeca ARRIUS 1A1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:La Maliciosa mountain, Sierra de Guadarrama, Madrid -   Spain
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Navacerrada
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A Eurocopter AS355 NP Ecureuil 2 crashed at the La Maliciosa mountain, Sierra de Guadarrama, Madrid, after dropping off two persons for a rescue mission.
The pilot was uninjured and the other occupant was seriously injured; The aircraft was destroyed.

After the two firefighters descended, the pilot lost control of the helicopter and it crashed to the ground.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Report number: A-007/2024
Status: Preliminary report
Report: Preliminary report

Sources: (photo)

History of this aircraft


Revision history:

09-Apr-2024 08:00 gerard57 Added
09-Apr-2024 10:20 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Apr-2024 07:47 ASN Updated [Phase, Nature, Departure airport]
01-May-2024 08:34 ASN Updated [Damage, Narrative, Accident report]

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