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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222317
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Time:c 13:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus Helicopters H125 (AS 350B3e)
Owner/operator:Air Dynasty
Registration: 9N-AMI
MSN: 8324
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pathibhara, Taplejung district -   Nepal
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Pathibhara Devi temple
Destination airport:Taplejung Airport (TPJ/VNTJ)
A helicopter carrying Nepali Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari, the owner of Yeti Airlines & Air Dynasty and the Deputy Director-General of Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal crashed into a hill side shortly after take off and all seven occupants died.



Revision history:

27-Feb-2019 08:50 gerard57 Added
27-Feb-2019 08:53 harro Updated [Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
27-Feb-2019 08:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
27-Feb-2019 09:54 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Damage, Narrative]
27-Feb-2019 16:09 Geno Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
27-Feb-2019 16:59 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Nature, Narrative]
28-Feb-2019 14:52 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
28-Feb-2019 14:53 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
28-Feb-2019 15:00 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
28-Feb-2019 16:09 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]

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