31-Aug-12 F-GPHE Eurocopter AS350B3 Argeles-Gazost, France

Four injured when helicopter came down after hitting cables.  The helicopter was involved in maintenance work on the cables.  Two were “ejected”, from an underslung cradle, and two were in the helicopter.  Pilot Joel Prisse  has dislocated shoulder and crew Philippe Pournin has multiple lower limb fractures.  Aircraft destroyed

Date
August 31, 2012
Reg
F-GPHE
Make
Eurocopter
Model
AS350
MSN
3313
Location
just below the dam Migouélou, south west of Argeles-Gazost
Country
France
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Helicopteres-de-France
Link 1
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=fr&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&layout=2&eotf=1&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sudouest.fr%2F2012%2F08%2F31%2Fhautes-pyrenees-un-helicoptere-heurte-une-ligne-a-haute-tension-808622-7.php
Link 2
http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&ie=UTF8&prev=_t&sl=fr&tl=en&u=http://tritzdumonde.blogspot.co.uk/2012/08/france-pyrenees-argeles-gazost-crash.html
Link 3
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=fr&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&layout=2&eotf=1&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ladepeche.fr%2Farticle%2F2012%2F09%2F01%2F1429705-arrens-marsous-un-helicoptere-se-crashe.html

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