Accident Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama I-MADO,
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Date:Sunday 4 December 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Elitaliana spa
Registration: I-MADO
MSN: 2486
Year of manufacture:1977
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lago di Vagli,Monti di Roggio (LU) -   Italy
Phase: Approach
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Capannori
Destination airport:Monti di Roggio
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During a supply of water in the lake of Vagli tail rotor touched the water and helicopter sank. the wreck was found 25 metres deep but the body of the pilot Vasco Lazzerini was recovered a month later at the bottom of the lake. Helicopter was rebuilt by Aerospatiale Marignanne (F-GEHK) and then returned in services by Elitaliana as I-MADO.


La Gazzetta del Serchio.

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Revision history:

11-May-2015 13:44 astazou Added
30-Aug-2015 09:57 astazou Updated [Registration, Cn, Damage, Narrative]

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