Accident to the helicopter AS355, registered HB-ZOO and operated by Héli-Lausanne, on 05/22/2016 near Reykjavik [Investigation led by AIB / Iceland]

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Responsible entity

Iceland - AIB

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Icelandic authorities:

The helicopter was approximately 15 meters above ground, in a mountain area, prepare for landing on a flat grass area close by. The helicopter suddenly turned about 1.5 circle and collided with the ground. Some persons on board were injured or seriously injured and the helicopter is heavily damaged.