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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 32199
 
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Date:19-DEC-1995
Time:18:54 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS55 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 355N Ecureuil II
Owner/operator:Heli Linth AG
Registration: HB-XXF
MSN: 5552
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Schmerikon, SG -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Schmerikon - offshore
Destination airport:Zürich - hospital
Investigating agency: BFU Switzerlnd
Narrative:
Helicopter collided with a rope and crashed onto a house. The pilot, the ambulance man, and the patient were killed. The doctor survived with serious injuries. Helicopter was completely destroyed.

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/1638.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BFU Switzerlnd
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
19-Dec-2010 13:48 Alpine Flight Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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