Incident MBB BK 117A-4 D-HBWF,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76236
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Date:Saturday 28 July 1990
Time:08:25 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
MBB BK 117A-4
Owner/operator:Polizei Baden-Württemberg
Registration: D-HBWF
MSN: 7081
Year of manufacture:1986
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Speyer Airport -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Aerial patrol
Departure airport:Stuttgart
Destination airport:Hockenheim
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed on emergency landing after loss of tail rotor control during an aborted approach to the Hockenheim race track. Two of the five on board were seriously injured. Caused by a locking pin being missed during maintenance and a nut in the tail rotor controls backing off.

BFU 3X330-0/90

Revision history:

11-Aug-2010 10:35 TB Added
11-Aug-2010 11:01 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Source]
20-Aug-2010 02:54 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Aug-2010 03:06 TB Updated [Time, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-May-2011 06:02 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2012 10:41 TB Updated [Source]
24-Apr-2016 19:57 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
25-Mar-2019 13:40 TB Updated [Source]

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