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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228500
Last updated: 9 January 2022
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Time:c. 16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic EXEC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
RotorWay Exec 162F
Registration: HB-YKJ
MSN: 6468
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:between Herisau and Hundwil, AR -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Uerenbohl
Destination airport:Alpstein
Investigating agency: STSB Switzerland
A RotorWay Exec 162F helicopter crashed during an autorotation and was destroyed by fire.
The pilot died in the crash, the passenger survived the crash but was seriously injured.


Revision history:

25-Aug-2019 07:50 gerard57 Added
25-Aug-2019 09:19 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Aug-2019 09:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
25-Aug-2019 09:41 RobertMB Updated [Source]
25-Aug-2019 12:39 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2019 14:16 RobertMB Updated [Registration]
03-Sep-2019 17:59 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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