Aircraft Photo of F-BIFL | Sud SE-3130 Alouette II | Helicop-Air | AirHistory.net #351216
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:F-BIFL
Aircraft Original Type:Sud-Est SE-3130 Alouette II
Aircraft Generic Type:Sud Alouette II/Lama
Aircraft Version:Sud SE-3130 Alouette II
C/n (msn):1160
Operator / Titles:Helicop-Air
Location
City / Area:Grands Mulets Hut [ Off-Airport ]
Country:France
 
Photo Date:7 August 1960
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID: 351216
Photo Comment

The Refuge des Grand Mulets sits at 3051 m (10,010 ft) on the Mont Blanc. The mountain hut was rebuilt in 1960. Here the French mountaineer and High Commissioner for Youth and Sport Maurice Herzog arrives for the inauguration. F-BIFL crashed three days later. The pilot and a mechanic lost their lives. Photo by: Henri Salesse / Ministry of Construction (France)

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