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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196467
Last updated: 30 January 2021
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Date:28-JUN-2017
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:HeliPro
Registration: CC-PSU
C/n / msn: 10485
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:La Parva -   Chile
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
Believed to be a heli-ski lift that crashed upon landing at the top of a ski slope.
Photos of the crash site show the LZ being in deep snow. The snow clearly shows where the landing skids and tail rotor sank into the snow prior to the helicopter rolling over.

Sources:

http://mountainjourney.com/helicopter-crashes-la-parva-chile-2017/
http://www.rotorspot.nl/product/r44-ii.php

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jul-2017 11:36 Anon. Added
29-Aug-2017 17:20 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Nature]
24-Jul-2020 19:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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