Helicopter File Number BEA2017-0637 Serious incident, 55 km au sud de Varandey, on 12 November 2017, AEROSPATIALE - AS350, RA-07210

Serious Incident to the helicopter AS350 registered RA-07210 on 12/11/2017 near Varandey [Investigation led by FATA / Russian Federation]

Summary

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Russian Federation authorities:

When flying from point Titova in the direction of point Trebsa in the range of about 2 km before landing at point Trebsa, a sharp deterioration of visibility occurred. When performing a forced landing in the snowdrift the helicopter tipped over to the left side.