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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30046
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Time:10:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 350B2 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Heli Bernina AG
Registration: HB-XXL
MSN: 2432
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Piz Zupò, GR -   Switzerland
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Diavolezza - offshore
Destination airport:Piz Zupò - offshore
Investigating agency: BFU Switzerlnd
The helicopter touched the snow during landing and flipped to the side. It was destroyed. The pilot was killed and the other four occupants were injured.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Switzerlnd
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 Jun 1991 HB-XXL Heli Bernina AG 0 Bergün, GR sub
Hard landing.
6 Dec 1992 HB-XXL Heli Bernina AG 0 Lagalb, GR sub

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
20-Dec-2010 05:21 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
20-Dec-2010 05:21 Alpine Flight Updated [Operator]

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