Incident Eurocopter EC 120B Colibri F-HBVC, 17 Feb 2014
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Date:17-FEB-2014
Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter EC 120B Colibri
Owner/operator:Helidax
Registration: F-HBVC
MSN: 1633
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tabaille-Usquain -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LFBY
Destination airport:LFBY
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
While flying at one meter (3 feet) above the ground during a training flight, the helicopter suddenly crashed for unknown reason. Nobody was injured.

Sources:

http://www.defense.gouv.fr/content/download/383741/5676880/file/T%C3%A9l%C3%A9charger%20le%20rapport%20public%20BEAD-air-T-2014-006-A.pdf

https://www.sudouest.fr/2014/02/18/un-helicoptere-se-crashe-en-plein-exercice-1465449-4484.php
http://web.archive.org/web/20140516042206/http://www.matalat.fr:80/page491.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2014 15:41 yfpilote Added
18-Feb-2014 16:09 FRANCOIS Updated [Operator, Narrative]
18-Feb-2014 16:30 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
23-Feb-2014 10:14 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Cn, Phase, Nature]
17-Aug-2015 14:59 harro Updated [Source]

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