Sector Defence

Accident with Apache during night flight training, near Rossum


During a night flight training in the low flying zone Maas en Waal the Apache helicopters has collided with a high-voltage cable over the Waal near Rossum. Due to the collision all high-voltage cables snapped. This again led to a power failure in part of the Bommerlerwaard and Land of Maas en Waal.


  • Start date 14 dec. 2007
  • End date 10 feb. 2009
  • Type investigationFull
  • Status investigationClosed
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