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Czech Police EC135 damaged in night training flight

Czech Police EC135 damaged in night training flight

On 2nd March, a Czech Police Eurocopter EC135T2 suffered a heavy landing on a night training flight at approx 20.00 hours local.   A photo of the result can be seen here on the Planes.CZ website.  Local press reports say that the Czech Police only insure themselves for damage caused by third parties. adds a… Read more »

Source:, 09-Mar-11

02-Mar-11 OK-BYD Eurocopter EC135T2 Slany, Czech Republic

Heavy landing during night training flight.  Accident occurred around 2000 hours local.  Skids collapsed.  Tail boom failed at root, but did not separate from the cabin.  Helicopter shipped back to manufacturer for checks (see here)


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Czech Police retire the Bo105

Czech Police retire the Bo105

Some 20 years after buying their fleet of four Bo105s, the Czech Police have finally retired the type.  A total of four were acquired, two in 1991 with the second pair following the year after.  Two were lost in accidents, one in April 1992 and the other in August 1999. The Bo105 has been on… Read more »

Source:, 08-Feb-11