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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176606
 
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Date:29-MAY-2015
Time:18:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS55 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 355N Ecureuil II
Owner/operator:Moreto Táxi Aéreo
Registration: PR-ADA
MSN: 5648
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Near Tabatinga, AM -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Atalaia do Norte, AM
Destination airport:Tabatinga, AM
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed near the municipality of Tabatinga, AM. According to nearby villagers, it was raining at the time of the accident. All five occupants perished on the crash.

Sources:

http://g1.globo.com/am/amazonas/noticia/2015/06/corpos-de-ocupantes-de-helicoptero-desaparecido-no-am-sao-resgatados.html
http://www.aeromuseu.com.br/rab_pr.htm

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jun-2015 05:49 cleberjc Added
03-Jun-2015 06:00 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Damage]
04-Jun-2015 07:10 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Jun-2015 07:53 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location]
25-Jun-2015 17:27 calibranr Updated [Nature, Narrative]

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