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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210034
Last updated: 22 September 2021
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Date:12-FEB-2018
Time:10:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus Helicopters H135 T3
Owner/operator:Heli Austria GmbH
Registration: OE-XUU
MSN: 1271
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Goldried ski area, near Matrei -   Austria
Phase: Landing
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Matrei
Destination airport:Goldried ski area, near Matrei
Narrative:
While making a mountain landing at an altitude of 2,260m in diffuse lighting and with recirculated snow the fenestron contacted a bank of snow. The fenestron and tail boom were damaged. The aircraft was recovered as external cargo by a Super Puma.

Sources:

http://www.tt.com/panorama/unfall/14004191-91/rettungshubschrauber-bei-landung-in-osttirol-besch%C3%A4digt.csp
https://www.meinbezirk.at/osttirol/politik/beschaedigter-hubschrauber-musste-am-boden-bleiben-d2405398.html
http://www.kleinezeitung.at/kaernten/osttirol/5370261/Matrei_Rettungshubschrauber-bei-Landung-beschaedigt
http://www.rotorspot.nl/current/oe-c.php
https://www.bmk.gv.at/dam/jcr:6b160314-b50e-4744-beef-cf99b0667f92/180212_EC135_matrei_86073.pdf


Images:

Photo of OE-XUU courtesy AirHistory.net


Karres - Heliport (LOJP)
21 February 2019; (c) Joop de Groot

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2018 13:53 kae Added
09-Jun-2018 05:54 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
09-Jun-2018 05:54 harro Updated [Cn, Source]
14-Nov-2020 15:43 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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