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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212274
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Date:16-JUN-2018
Time:08:17 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B3e Écureuil
Owner/operator:Yunnan Feng Xiang General Aviation
Registration: B-7460
MSN: 7740
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Wuqixincun, W of Lake Dianchi -   China
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Kunming
Destination airport:Anning
Narrative:
The air ambulance helicopter crashed into high ground about 10nm W of Kunming City. All three occupants died in the crash,including 2 pilots and 1 crewmember. The helicopter was en route to pick up a patient, it left from the First People's Hospital of Kunming in 08:17 and lost contact at about 08:28. Rescue workers found the wreckage near Daqing Mountain in Kunming. The wreckage has been broken into two sections, and there had signs of burning.

Sources:

www.globaltimes.cn
http://www.rotorspot.nl/product/as350.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jun-2018 11:02 gerard57 Added
16-Jun-2018 13:47 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
16-Jun-2018 13:51 gerard57 Updated [Destination airport]
19-Jun-2018 10:25 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
19-Jun-2018 10:28 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
19-Jun-2018 10:29 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
21-Jun-2018 10:23 rotorspot Updated [Cn, Source]
17-Jul-2018 19:35 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
17-Jul-2018 19:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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