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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186596
Last updated: 29 January 2021
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Date:20-APR-2016
Time:08:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PUMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 330L Puma
Owner/operator:Ejército de Chile
Registration: H-264
C/n / msn: 1527
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Portillo snow resort, Valparaiso -   Chile
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Helicopter crashed while tending to radio antennae at Cerro Pelado, in support of the Chilean Army's Telecommunications divison. 1 occupant (Corporal) received fatal wounds.

Sources:

http://www.emol.com/noticias/Nacional/2016/04/20/798900/Helicoptero-de-la-fuerza-aerea-cae-en-sector-de-Portillo.html
http://www2.latercera.com/noticia/helicoptero-del-ejercito-capota-en-portillo-y-deja-un-muerto-y-cinco-heridos/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Apr-2016 15:51 Jotape Added
20-Apr-2016 16:10 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Location]

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