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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145009
Last updated: 5 December 2020
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Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H-II
Owner/operator:Policia Nacional del Peru
Registration: PNP-357
C/n / msn: 13094
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kiteni -   Peru
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Kiteni
Destination airport:
Unknown attackers fired on a Bell UH-1H Iroquois helicopter when it took off in Kiteni, Alto Kepashiato zone, Echarate district after dropping off some police. The helicopter was searching for 43 energy company workers kidnapped this week in the jungles of southeastern Peru's Cuzco region.

The female co pilot was killed and the pilot, a police technician and a civilian, working as a guide, suffered injuries.


Revision history:

13-Apr-2012 04:01 gerard57 Added
13-Apr-2012 04:47 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Apr-2012 04:51 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Apr-2012 05:07 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
14-Apr-2012 12:48 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
01-Dec-2019 14:16 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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