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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 260237
Last updated: 30 May 2021
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Time:11:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47G
Owner/operator:Giragri 17
Registration: F-GKTR
MSN: 2457
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near A43 Highway, Planaise, Savoie -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BEA
A helicopter clipped a high-voltage line when it was spraying mosquito repellent on agricultural land and ended up in a ditch between the fields and kilometre 113 of the A43 motorway at Planaise, Savoie.
The pilot, a 29-year-old man, was unhurt. He was first rescued by passers-by, before being taken care of by the fire brigade and transported to Chambéry hospital.



Revision history:

13-May-2021 18:51 Iceman 29 Added
13-May-2021 18:52 Iceman 29 Updated [Location]
13-May-2021 18:56 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
30-May-2021 09:46 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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