Incident Eurocopter Tiger UHT (EC 665) 74+48, Wednesday 8 November 2023
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Date:Wednesday 8 November 2023
Time:c 16:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic TIGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter Tiger UHT (EC 665)
Registration: 74+48
MSN: 1048/UHT48
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:SE of Viens, Vaucluse 84 -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Le Luc-Le Cannet Airport (LFMC)
Destination airport:Le Luc-Le Cannet Airport (LFMC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Heeresflieger (German Army Aviation Corps) Eurocopter Tiger UHT (EC 665), operated by the Deutsch/Französisches Heeresfliegerausbildungszentrum Tiger (D/F HFAZT), was carrying out training manoeuvres when it struck a high voltage line southeast of Viens, Vaucluse, and subsequently came down in a field near motorway D155.
Both occupants were uninjured and the helicopter received substantial damage.

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Revision history:

08-Nov-2023 18:25 Romain58 Added
08-Nov-2023 18:29 Anon. Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-Nov-2023 19:52 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative, Category]
08-Nov-2023 21:58 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
08-Nov-2023 22:23 RobertMB Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Nov-2023 18:33 Anon. Updated [Registration, Source]
09-Nov-2023 18:33 harro Updated [Embed code]
09-Nov-2023 19:35 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Nov-2023 21:10 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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