11.11.2020 – Guimbal Cabri G2 HB-ZVN – Sion airport/VS

According to the information gathered, today, Wednesday, November 11, 2020, around 08.45 am at Sion airport there was an accident involving the Guimbal Cabri G2 HB-ZVN helicopter owned by Groupe Hélicoptère Sion but operated by Héli-Alpes SA.
According to the first information the two-seater aircraft while manoeuvring near the ground, for reasons still to be clarified, started to spin and then hit the Bell 505 HB-ZYN in service with the same flight company that was stationed not far away.
The two occupants on board suffered slight injuries while both aircraft reported significant damages.
The Swiss Transportation Safety Investigation Board (STSB) will investigate to determine the causes of the accident.
Updates will be published in the coming hours.