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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58738
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hughes 369D
Registration: HK-2175
MSN: 1080360D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:San Luis -   Colombia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:San Luis
Destination airport:Ortega
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The rotorcraft was operating on a cargo flight from Bogota to Arbelaez, San Luis and then to Ortega. After leaving the consignment near the police station of San Luis the pilot took off heading south. The aircraft contacted a tree and impacted the ground.


Desajuste durante la operación del motor, entre la sección del compresor y el ensamble de la caja de accesorios, causando el desacople del eje de la turbina que a su vez produjo una perdida total de potencia.

Lo anterior debido a una reparación realizada en cobre, sin determinar en los registros de mantenimiento, en los acoples o flanches recibidores de los pernos de ajuste de la sección del compresor y sección de caja de accesorios.


Aeronautica Civil

Revision history:

17-Feb-2009 11:27 harro Added
29-Jun-2020 16:45 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Cn, Source, Narrative]

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