Accident Eurocopter EC 145 F-ZBQG, Sunday 12 September 2021
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Date:Sunday 12 September 2021
Time:c. 16:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC45 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter EC 145
Owner/operator:Sécurité Civile
Registration: F-ZBQG
MSN: 9217
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Côte 2000, Villard-de-Lans, Isère 38 -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Sécurité Civile Eurocopter EC 145 (BK 117C-2) callsign Dragon 38 crashed in Villard-de-Lans, Isère and was destroyed by a post impact fire.
The aircraft was on its way to rescue a mountain biker in difficulty when it lost altitude. According to witnesses, the aircraft hit a cable.
One occupant, a mechanic / flight engineer died and four others were injured.
The accident took place on a passable track, a small forest road that crosses the "Carole Montillet" track, below the high altitude restaurant "Le pré des pré", at an altitude of about 1,500 metres.
The ski-lift operators did not report any damage to the facilities.


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12-Sep-2021 16:10 gerard57 Added
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