Aerospatiale SA.341G Gazelle, HA-LFB
The helicopter crashed in a valley during a night flight in meteorological conditions that included reduced visibility and low cloud. The investigation found that there were irregularities in the helicopter’s maintenance and airworthiness, but no evidence was found of mechanical failure. The pilot was not qualified to fly at night.
Aerospatiale SA.341G Gazelle HA-LFB 10-12.pdf (2,879.73 kb)
Date of occurrence: 8 March 2011