Incident Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama HB-XGE,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47772
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Date:Wednesday 10 April 1985
Time:11:25 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Air Zermatt SA
Registration: HB-XGE
MSN: 2284
Year of manufacture:1972
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Glacier de Rothorn, VS -   Switzerland
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Monte Rosa - offshore
Destination airport:Glacier de Rothorn - offshore
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Pilot lost control of the helicopter and crashed on the glacier. The helicopter was substantial damaged. The occupants were minor to substantial injured.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
25 April 1990 HB-XGE Air Zermatt AG 0 Zermatt w/o

Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
18-Dec-2010 04:53 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Dec-2010 03:10 Alpine Flight Updated [Damage, Narrative]

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