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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232104
Last updated: 18 February 2021
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Date:13-JAN-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B407 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 407
Owner/operator:Corporación Nacional Forestal de Chile (CONAF), lsd Ba
Registration: CC-AEC
C/n / msn: 53599
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Lautaro, Araucanía Region -   Chile
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
The helicopter sustained substantial damage after it hit the ground during a fire fighting mission. The sole pilot onboard is in good condition.

Sources:

https://www.24horas.cl/regiones/araucania/helicoptero-de-conaf-se-estrello-mientras-combatia-incendio-en-la-region-de-la-araucania-3853977
https://www.meganoticias.cl/nacional/288109-accidente-helicoptero-aterrizaje-emergencia-conaf-rayenco-lautaro-incendio.html?utm_source=notificacionesPush&utm_medium=breaking-news-aterrizaje-de
https://www.t13.cl/noticia/nacional/captan-momento-helicoptero-conaf-se-cae-predio
https://www.biobiochile.cl/noticias/nacional/region-de-la-araucania/2020/01/13/helicoptero-de-conaf-sufre-rotura-de-su-cola-durante-combate-de-incendio-forestal-en-la-araucania.shtml
https://www.helis.com/database/cn/28553/

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/6/11363_1524853871.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2020 22:14 Captain Adam Added
14-Jan-2020 01:53 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
14-Jan-2020 17:56 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
18-Feb-2021 20:38 harro Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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