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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 31022
Last updated: 26 January 2022
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Time:17:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Servicio Aéreo Nacional (SAN)
Registration: SAN-124
MSN: 9866
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Río Sabana area -   Panama
Phase: En route
Departure airport:La Palma, Darién
Destination airport:Meteti
Hit tree. Five Colombian Police Officiers.


Flight International 23-29 Sep 1998, p45
El Informador 26 November 1997, p14A

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
31-Oct-2011 13:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
05-Dec-2015 19:36 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
05-Dec-2015 19:38 TB Updated [Source]
31-May-2018 15:32 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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