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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167013
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Date:17-JUN-2014
Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58B Kiowa
Owner/operator:Austrian Air Force
Registration: 3C-OD
MSN: 42242
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wattener Lizum, Tirol -   Austria
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter (3C-OD) cashed during excersice 'Schutz 2014', biggest Austrian military excercise this year. One occupant was killed, two others suffered serious injuries.

An OH-58B Kiowa (3C-OD) of the armed forces with three crew members on board resulted in the exercise "Protection 2014" this afternoon yet unknown reason in the room Wattener Lizum, Tyrol, a "hard landing" by how the armed forces confirmed in a press release.

A 33-year-old sergeant was killed, the other two crew members were injured and hospitalized after the initial treatment by medical personnel.

The exercise was canceled after the incident, Defence Minister Gerald Klug is on the way to the crash site.

Sources:

http://www.tt.com/panorama/unfall/8527817-91/hubschrauber-ungl%C3%BCck-in-wattener-lizum-ein-toter-zwei-schwerverletzte.csp

http://www.austrianwings.info/2014/06/oh-58-kiowa-in-tirol-verunglueckt-1-toter/


Images:

Photo of 3C-OD courtesy AirHistory.net


Saalfelden Area [ Off-Airport ]
24 March 1999; (c) Joop de Groot

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2014 13:20 Anon. Added
17-Jun-2014 13:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Source]
17-Jun-2014 15:48 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Damage, Narrative]
17-Jun-2014 18:21 LaMarca Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
17-Jun-2014 19:19 Anon. Updated [Operator]
17-Jun-2014 19:31 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Narrative]

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