The cause of the crash was reportedly a mechanical failure.(w/o) --- MBB BK117B2 in service as Christoph 53 was damaged at its base Mannheim/Neuostheim Airport by severe weather when the helicopter was blown from its ground handling platform by heavy winds. (dmg)--- AS350B2 Ecureuil suffered an aerial electrical cable collision following water discharge during fire-fighting operations.All four rotorblades including the rotorhead had to be changed, causing a total damage of 600.000 €. (s-dmg)--- According to a news report on "BILD" an Eurocopter EC135 operated as "Christoph 10" by ADAC Luftrettung Gmb H hit a powerline whilst enroute near Karden, W Germany.
Haßberge, N Bavaria, Germany, whilst on a training flight.The 48-year-old flight instructor and the pilot in training were both killed in the accident.(--- Sikorsky S76 suffered damage to its main rotorblades during take-off at Porta Westfalica Airfield, W Germany, when hitting a nearby fence.Beside the German registered helicopters listed above the same damage occured on three foreign registered helicopters, in detail EC120B N263CP, EC120B PH-LPH and finally Robinson R44 OE-XLD--- MD902 "Bussard" of Polizei Baden-Württemberg crashed into a wooded area at Engelsbrand, 7kms SSW of Pforzheim, Baden-Württemberg, S Germany, whilst searching for a missing 77-year-old woman that disappeared from an old people's home.The accident occured at local timeand burst into flames.
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The helicopter was ferried to Kassel/Calden Airport by means of truck--- Hughes 369 crashed into a vineyard between Zeltingen-Rachtig and Graach, near Bernkastel-Wehlen, Rheinland-Pfalz, W Germany, whilst on spraying duty.According to an eyewitness the helicopter lost power before crashing into the vineyard, an investigation--- Privately owned Hughes 369E suffered severe damage to its rotorblades at Grenchen Airfield, Switzerland, when at least one rotorblade hit the tail-rotor due to heavy downwash from nearby taking-off Eurocopter EC135 "HB-ZJE"--- At least one police officer has been killed and four others injured after an AS332L1 collided with an EC155B at the famous "Maifeld" during a police exercise near the Berlin's Olympic Stadium, Berlin, NE Germany.All 5 on board o.k, whilst trying to take-off for a flight to Rechlin/Lärz Airport.The accident occured on the ground shortly after increasing the collective pitch to 17 inch, when suddenly the helicopter suffered a dynamic rollover.(1 inj., w/o) --- 18 helicopters participating on a private fly-in at Hotel Weißer Bär at Mülheim an der Mosel, 10kms ESE of Wittlich, Rheinland-Pfalz, W Germany, were hit by an extreme hailstorm with tennis-ball size hailstones.