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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74452
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Date:23-MAY-2010
Time:16:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic FH11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild-Hiller FH-1100
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N8672
MSN: 92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Mönchgrün, near Schleiz, next to motorway A9 -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Mossbach
Destination airport:Mossbach
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
The helicopter was performing a privately organized sightseeing flight and had started in Mossbach, Thüringen. Near the town of Mönchgrün, next to the motorway A9, the helicopter lost height and dropped to the ground. All four occupants were killed.
Cause: failure to carry out an autorotation landing following fuel shortage.

Sources:

https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Home/homepage_node.htmlcln_030/nn_223970/DE/Publikationen/Untersuchungsberichte/2010/Bericht__10__CX004__Hiller1100__M_C3_B6nchgr_C3_BCn,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bericht_10_CX004_Hiller1100_M%C3%B6nchgr%C3%BCn.pdf

https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Home/homepage_node.htmlcln_005/nn_223968/DE/Publikationen/Bulletins/2010/Bulletin2010-05,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf/Bulletin2010-05.pdf
https://www.welt.de/vermischtes/article7761722/Vier-Tote-bei-Hubschrauberabsturz-Ermittlungen.html
http://www.spiegel.de/panorama/0,1518,696414,00.html
https://www.bild.de/BILD/news/2010/05/23/hubschrauber-absturz/thueringen-schleiz-vier-tote.html
https://www.bz-berlin.de/artikel-archiv/thueringen-tote-bei-hubschrauber-absturz
https://www.mdr.de/thueringen/7353439.html
http://www.mz-web.de/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=ksta/page&atype=ksArtikel&aid=1274600841730&openMenu=1013016724285&calledPageId=1013016724285&listid=1018881578312

http://www.heliweb.ch/sites/800019.asp?bildgross=9001135 (photo)

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2010 10:15 TB Added
23-May-2010 10:23 TB Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
23-May-2010 10:38 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-May-2010 16:05 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator]
23-May-2010 22:01 flyflyfly Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-May-2010 01:41 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
24-May-2010 02:27 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
20-Jul-2010 10:38 harro Updated [Source]
24-Oct-2011 11:46 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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