Accident Agusta-Bell AB 206 SE-HKE,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 32497
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Date:Thursday 15 October 1992
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Agusta-Bell AB 206
Owner/operator:Ostermans Aero AB
Registration: SE-HKE
MSN: 8566
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Överon, NW Göteborg -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Säve ESGP
Investigating agency: SHK
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The helicopter had been transporting lighthouse technicians on a maintenance task and was returning to the base at Säve Airport when it suddenly crashed in the water at Nordre älvs fjord, north-west of Gothenburg. The cause proved to be fuel starvation. The occupants onboard lost their lives (only one was found).

Causes of the accident
The pilot failed to make an autorotation for emergency landing on water. The emergency landing was caused by the helicopter having an engine stop due to lack of fuel. The pilot had underestimated fuel consumption during the flight assignment.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: SHK
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


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Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
23-Feb-2011 03:39 Masen63 Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Aug-2013 05:32 Masen63 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Narrative]
18-Sep-2020 07:08 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Date, Time, Source, Narrative]
18-Sep-2020 07:09 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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