26-Sep-13 9N-AEX Eurocopter AS350B Lukla, Nepal

Skids caught on fence on final approach to land. Helicopter ended up on its starboard side, injuring all four on board, one seriously.  Occupants named here as DG Sherpa, Anita Sherpa, Lakpa Sonam Sherpa, and helicopter pilot Captain Arun Malla.

Date
September 26, 2013
Reg
9N-AEX
Make
Eurocopter
Model
AS350
MSN
1612
Location
Lukla Airport
Country
Nepal
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Air-Dynasty
Link 1
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/Helicopter+crash+near+Mount+Everest+board+injured/8960410/story.html
Link 2
http://www.thehimalayantimes.com/fullNews.php?headline=Four+injured+as+chopper+crashes+at+Lukla+airport&NewsID=392087
Link 3
http://www.nepalnews.com/archive/2013/sep/sep26/news04.php

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