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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152568
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:13-JAN-2013
Time:14:20HL
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17
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Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Villagarzon - Putumayo -   Colombia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On January 13, 2013, the rotary wing aircraft was scheduled to perform a flight testing with 8 occupants. When the helicopter took off, presented a strong vibration. The pilot decided to make an emergency landing and then, they heard a loud noise that caused the loss of directional control of the helicopter and subsequent impact with the ground. Crew and master cargo people suffered minor and serious injuries. There was no fire.

Sources:

El tiempo


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jan-2013 12:27 antares Added
16-Jan-2013 14:11 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]

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