Incident AgustaWestland AW139 VT-APC,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151280
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Date:Monday 17 December 2012
Time:23:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A139 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
AgustaWestland AW139
Owner/operator:State Government Andhra Pradesh
Registration: VT-APC
MSN: 31131
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hyderabad-Begumpet Airport - VOHY -   India
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A fire in the AP Aviation Academy's hangar at Hyderabad-Begumpet Airport (HYD), India, destroyed a several aircraft and a helicopter. Sparks due to an electric fluctuation or a short circuit are suspected to have caused the major fire at the Begumpet Airport.

Aircraft reported destroyed are:
- Cessna FA152 Aerobat (VT-EMQ)
- Cessna A152 Aerobat (VT-ENG)
- Cessna 172R Skyhawk (VT-ACI)
- Cessna 172R Skyhawk (VT-ACS)
- HAL HUL-26 Pushpak Mk.1 (VT-DQS)
- Learjet 24;
- Agusta Westland AW139 (VT-APC)


Revision history:

18-Dec-2012 03:12 gerard57 Added
18-Dec-2012 11:48 ben-haverdee Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
25-Dec-2012 11:35 bizjets101 Updated [Narrative]
02-Nov-2013 19:58 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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