Accident MD Helicopters 500N (MD520N) HB-ZBM,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 270929
 
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Date:Saturday 18 December 2021
Time:16:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
MD Helicopters 500N (MD520N)
Owner/operator:Fuchs Helikopter
Registration: HB-ZBM
MSN: LN088
Year of manufacture:1999
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Unteriberg, SZ -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Field landing site Eischen
Destination airport:Schindellegi Heliport (LSXS)
Investigating agency: STSB
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Narrative:
An MD Helicopters 500N (MD520N) helicopter sustained substantial damage when it crashed in Unteriberg, Schwyz. The sole pilot sustained minor injuries.
During touchdown after an autorotation, the helicopter rolled over to the left.
The helicopter was operated by a private individual at the time of the accident.

Ex LN-OOX, HB-ZBM, N3224X

Sources:

https://www.polizei-schweiz.ch/helikopter-in-unteriberg-abgestuerzt/
https://www.watson.ch/schweiz/polizeirapport/979047738-helikopterunfaelle-in-zermatt-und-unteriberg-sz
https://www.blick.ch/schweiz/westschweiz/im-wallis-und-in-schwyz-zwei-piloten-schrotten-ihre-helikopter-id17080639.html
STSB
https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/63770_1591865235.jpg (photo)


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Photo: Kantonspolizei Schwyz

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Dec-2021 19:40 gerard57 Added
18-Dec-2021 21:03 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Photo]
18-Dec-2021 22:56 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
19-Dec-2021 07:46 harro Updated [Source]
19-Dec-2021 11:42 Captain Adam Updated [Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Dec-2021 12:34 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
19-Dec-2021 14:44 harro Updated [Source, Embed code]
19-Dec-2021 14:50 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
19-Dec-2021 20:12 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
19-Dec-2021 20:13 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
20-Dec-2021 11:42 Anon. Updated [Source]
13-Jan-2022 19:43 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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