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Aviation Safety Network NEWS – 19 August 2022

On day 19 August an Airbus Helicopters H130 [Eurocopter EC 130T2] registered N55DT rolled over while landing in a field near Isola, Maloja, Graubünden. The helicopter took off from nearby Airport of Samedan (GR). The three ocupants survived the crash and the helicopter received substantial damage.

For further details please visit the following address: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/281770

ANSV NEWS – 10 Agosto 2022

L’Agenzia nazionale per la sicurezza del volo (ANSV) ha aperto una inchiesta di sicurezza a seguito dell’incidente occorso, in data odierna, nel Comune di Albosaggia (Sondrio), all’elicottero Robinson R22 marche I-JADE.

Deceduta una delle due persone a bordo, ferita l’altra. L’aeromobile è andato distrutto.

L’ANSV ha inviato un investigatore sul luogo dell’evento per l’effettuazione del sopralluogo operativo.

Some details are also available at the following Aviation Safety Network link: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/281351

ANSV NEWS – 11 Giugno 2022

L’Agenzia nazionale per la sicurezza del volo ha aperto un’inchiesta di sicurezza e disposto l’invio di un proprio investigatore sul luogo dell’incidente che ha coinvolto l’elicottero Agusta A119 Koala marche di identificazione I-ELOP.

L’elicottero, che risultava disperso da giovedì  9 giugno, era decollato dall’aeroporto di Lucca con 7 occupanti ed  è stato ritrovato oggi, sul monte Cusna, completamente distrutto.

Some details are also available at the following Aviation Safety Network link: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/279143

ANSV NEWS – 31 Maggio 2022.

Aperta un’inchiesta di sicurezza sull’incidente che, il 27 maggio, a Quargnento, ha interessato l’elicottero SA 318C marche di identificazione I-PLLY, durante un volo locale.

Distrutto l’aeromobile; feriti i quattro occupanti.

Sabato 28 maggio l’ANSV ha effettuato il sopralluogo operativo sul sito dell’incidente.

Aditional details are available at the following Aviation Safety Network link: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/278431

Aviation Safety Network NEWS – 24 February 2022

On day 27 February 2022, an Eurocoper EC120 Colobrì, registered PH-OMM, crashed on the entrance ramp to the Autostrada dei Laghi (A9/E35) motorway. Both occupants were injured.
The accident location was about 100 m east of the Eliporto di Como of Cassina Rizzardi (CO).

For further details please visit the following address: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/275978

BEA NEWS – 10 February 2022

According to initial information, while the Eurocopter AS350B3 helicopter, registration number I-TALT, was loading water on the river, it was hit by the bambi bucket of the helicopter, registration number EC-MEI.
As a result, the pilot in command of the I-TALT helicopter was slightly injured and the helicopter went into the river and was damaged. The pilot in command of the EC-MEI helicopter was uninjured and the helicopter landed at the Duqueco base damaged.

Link to the BEA online webpage: https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/accident-to-the-airbus-as350-b3-registered-i-talt-and-to-the-bell-412-registered-ec-mei-on-10-02-2022-in-bio-bio-region/

Link to the ASN online webpage: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/275373

ANSV NEWS: 2 Luglio 2021

L’Agenzia nazionale per la sicurezza del volo (ANSV) ha aperto un’inchiesta di sicurezza sull’incidente che, oggi 2 luglio, a Trento, ha coinvolto l’elicottero Eurocopter AS350B3 Ecureuil marche di identificazione I-TNLD, con due persone a bordo, che hanno riportato lesioni.
L’ANSV ha contestualmente disposto l’invio di un proprio investigatore sul luogo dell’evento.

Details available at ASN Accident Page at the following link: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/264989

Aviation Safety Network NEWS – 18 June 2021

On day 18 June 2021 an Airbus Helicopters H125 Ecureuil (AS 350B3e), registered I-MGGM, hit powerlines during firefighting operation near Monte Nieddu, Ozieri (SS). The pilot managed to land safely even if the helicopter has been damaged. Both occupants escaped unhurt.

For further details please visit the following address: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/264169

Aviation Safety Network NEWS – 02 May 2021

During the afternoon of day 2 May 2021 an AgustaWestland A109S Grand, registered HB-ZQQ, collided with a fixed structure at a fuelling point during taxi at Padova “Gino Allegri” Airport (QPA/LIPU). The pilot escaped unhurt.

For further info and details please visit the following link: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/256508

Aviation Safety Network NEWS – 31 March 2021

During day 31 March 2021 an Airbus Helicopter H125 registered I-MIAT suffered an apparent hard landing near Bisaccia (AV), Italy, causing serious damage to the tail boom and main rotor blades (no injuries reported for the flying crew). The helicopter was engaged in transporting a basket of concrete for the construction of a wind turbine pylon. Further investigation about the accident is in progress by Italian Agency ANSV.

For further info and details please visit the following link: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/249291