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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194361
Last updated: 22 October 2020
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Date:22-MAR-2017
Time:12:31 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:
Registration: CC-PNJ
C/n / msn: 10495
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Parque Lantaño, cerca de Chillán -   Chile
Phase: Take off
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Parque Lantaño, cerca de Chillán
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
A rotor blade struck a flagpost during takeoff from a parking lot at a fruit packing plant. The four occupants were seriously injured, but are out of life-threatening danger.

Sources:

https://www.espectadordigital.cl/helicoptero-cae-empresa-fruticola-chillan/
https://www.biobiochile.cl/noticias/nacional/region-del-bio-bio/2017/03/22/registro-capta-momento-exacto-en-que-helicoptero-cae-en-estacionamiento-en-chillan.shtml_
http://modocharlie.com/2017/03/helicoptero-r44-se-accidenta-en-packing-cercano-a-chillan/

http://www.rotorspot.nl/current/cc-c.php

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

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Mar-2017 18:22 J. P. Thomson Added
23-Mar-2017 18:23 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Embed code]
23-Mar-2017 18:32 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
23-Mar-2017 21:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source]
23-Mar-2017 21:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
07-May-2018 19:42 harro Updated [Time, Total occupants, Narrative]

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