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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227883
 
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Date:02-AUG-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Parker Equipment Hire Ltd
Registration: DQ-HPT
MSN: 11907
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Korotasere, Vanua Levu -   Fiji
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Naitauba Island
Destination airport:Labasa Hospital
Confidence Rating:
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed into the water during a medical evacuation involving a 2-year-old child.
One body was found and authorities are still searching for the other two.

Sources:

https://fijisun.com.fj/2019/08/04/andrew-mcgregor-appointed-to-investigate-savusavu-helicopter-accident/
https://fijisun.com.fj/2019/08/04/search-continues-for-missing-passengers/



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2019 16:47 harro Added
04-Aug-2019 17:08 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
05-Aug-2019 07:32 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2021 03:15 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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