26-Jan-14 D-HDRL Eurocopter EC135P2 Oberwiesenthal, Germany

Landed at a ski resort.  With the rotors still turning and the crew still in the aircraft, it slid 30m down a slight (but snowy) slope until it hit a snowmobile and a sign, damaging a main rotor blade and the rear cabin area (see video of accident)

Date
January 26, 2014
Reg
D-HDRL
Make
Eurocopter
Model
EC135
MSN
0486
Location
Oberwiesenthal
Country
Germany
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
DRF
Link 1
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=de&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bild.de%2Fregional%2Fchemnitz%2Funfaelle%2Fhubschrauber-crasht-motorschlitten-34404578.bild.html
Link 2
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=de&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sz-online.de%2Fsachsen%2Fhubschrauber-verunglueckt-bei-rettungseinsatz-in-oberwiesenthal-2760771.html
Link 3
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=de&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.freiepresse.de%2FLOKALES%2FERZGEBIRGE%2FANNABERG%2FOberwiesenthal-Hubschrauber-Landung-am-Fichtelberg-missglueckt-artikel8685651.php

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