Accident to the AS350 - B3 registered OE-XPP on 07/16/2017 at Alijó [investigation led by GPIAA - Portugal]

Collision avec la surface de l'eau en phase d'écopage

Responsible entity

Portugal - GPIAA

Preliminary data based on the notification from the authorities of Portugal:

Water/terrain collision after possible rotor touch in the water during firefighting operation, helicopter is on dam border at the moment.