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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162398
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Time:08:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R66 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Robinson R66
Owner/operator:Resort PortoBello
Registration: PR-MXM
MSN: 0195
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Guaiba Island - Mangaratiba, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Jacarépagua Airport (SBJR)
Destination airport:Hotel Portobello Heliport (SIWS)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A helicopter crashed into the sea in Mangaratiba, in the Fluminense Green Coast. The accident occurred at sea near Guaiba Island in Mangaratiba. Shortly after the accident, fishermen saw the pilot's body floating near the crash site.
The Robinson R66 helicopter experienced a loss of tail rotor authority prior to impact.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

20-Nov-2013 17:55 cleberjc Added
20-Nov-2013 20:47 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
14-Jan-2014 23:06 Geno Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Jun-2014 17:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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