Helicopter File Number BEA2020-0018 Accident, Monte Miravidi, on 7 January 2020, AEROSPATIALE - AS350, I-AMVV

Accident to the Airbus AS350 registered I-AMVV on 07/01/2020 at Mount Miravidi [Investigation delegated to ANSV / Italy]

Summary

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Italian authorities:

During an Heliski flight, the helicopter took off from "Col Piccolo San Bernardo" to drop 4 skiers on top of Miravidi mountain. After disembarkement of the 4 skiers and while taking off, one of the skiers apparently remained hooked to the heli utility basket and fell to the ground on the French side of the mountain.