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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232215
Last updated: 6 May 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Helibras HB 350B2 Esquilo
Owner/operator:SESP - Secretaria da Segurança Pública
Registration: PR-CJD
MSN: 4727
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Rio Branco, AC -   Brazil
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A helicopter belonging to the Acre Public Security Secretariat and providing support to Operation Close Frontier, which was taking place in the Belo Jardim neighborhood, was standing on a link between two roadways. The helicopter was about to take off when a Volkswagen 8-150 Delivery truck carrying a load of drums turned left into the link and collided with the main rotor of the helicopter. Both the helicopter and the truck were badly damaged. The two helicopter crew suffered minor injuries and were sent to the emergency room for treatment.




Revision history:

19-Jan-2020 07:43 VM Added
19-Jan-2020 07:45 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Country]
19-Jan-2020 07:49 harro Updated [Location, Source, Embed code]
19-Jan-2020 08:30 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Nature, Source, Narrative]
19-Jan-2020 15:36 harro Updated [Nature, Narrative]
19-Jan-2020 18:12 Anon. Updated [Nature]
19-Jan-2020 20:56 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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