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Swiss pilots

To whom was the first Swiss helicopter pilot licence issued?

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Bernd Van Doornick

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Bell 47G

The Bell 47G is one of the most distinctive helicopter in the world. Discover why...

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The Bell 47B

The Bell 47B was the first helicopter to fly in Switzerland. It was presented near Zurich in October 1947.

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Helicopter accidents

In every activity that involves a risk it is inevitable that sooner or later an accident happens, and aviation is no exception.

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Chronology of the main events

Here is a short chronology of the main events that marked the history of the rotary-wing in Switzerland since 1947.

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