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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269809
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:22-NOV-2021
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic GAZL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 341G Gazelle
Owner/operator:Wagner Group
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Oubangui River -   Central African Republic
Phase: Take off
Nature:
Departure airport:Roux
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A helicopter, reportedly operated by a Russian 'private military company', crashed in the Oubangui river shortly after take off. All occupants were rescued by fishermen. Two were seriously injured. The helicopter sank in the river.

Sources:

https://twitter.com/Mukhtarr_MD/status/1463337660093714433
http://www.agenceafrique.com/31249-centrafrique-crash-dun-helicoptere-du-groupe-prive-russe-wagner-a-bangui.html
http://news.abangui.com/h/78604.html
http://www.africain.info/news=7096203
https://www.rjdhrca.org/centrafrique-deux-blesses-graves-dans-le-crash-dun-helicoptere-russe-ce-lundi-22-novembre-sur-le-fleuve-oubangui-dans-la-capitale/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wagner_Group

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Nov-2021 12:33 gerard57 Added
23-Nov-2021 12:34 gerard57 Updated [Source]
23-Nov-2021 12:39 gerard57 Updated [Time, Source]
23-Nov-2021 13:41 gerard57 Updated [Source]
23-Nov-2021 16:35 gerard57 Updated [Source]
23-Nov-2021 23:05 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Nov-2021 12:39 plcedi Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Embed code]

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