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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178693
Last updated: 19 January 2022
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Time:20:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B429 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 429 GlobalRanger
Owner/operator:Gobierno de Chihuahua
Registration: XC-VVE
MSN: 57046
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Balleza, Chihuahua -   Mexico
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:MMCU
Destination airport:Balleza, cHIH
Investigating agency: SCT Mexico
The helicopter impacted terrain after the pilot lost control after losing situational awareness regarding the terrain elevation.
The Governor of Mexican state Chihuahua and his wife, a TV conductor were onboard.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: SCT Mexico
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

15-Aug-2015 16:51 pepito1973 Added
15-Aug-2015 19:48 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
15-Aug-2015 19:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Plane category]
16-Aug-2015 06:36 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
17-Aug-2015 06:31 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Aug-2015 07:39 edugal Updated [Damage]
25-Mar-2016 18:55 Anon. Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]
22-Sep-2016 09:51 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Narrative]
16-Mar-2017 18:05 harro Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
07-Sep-2018 14:08 harro Updated [Time, Source, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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