ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 134295
Last updated: 25 July 2014
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Date:05-FEB-2002
Time:1547
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:Aeromasters Airways
Registration: HC-CBN
C/n / msn: 31270
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ishpingo -   Ecuador
Phase:
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Tiputini Airport
Narrative:
On February 5, 2002, at 1547 eastern daylight time, a Bell 212 helicopter, Ecuadorian registration HC-CBN, was destroyed upon impact with terrain during a forced landing following a reported loss of power during takeoff from a heliport near Ishpingo, Province of Orellana, in the Republic of Ecuador. The two commercial pilots and 3 passengers sustained serious injuries, 5 passengers received minor injuries and 3 passenger were not injured. The helicopter, serial number 31270, was owned and operated by Aeromasters Airways of Quito, Ecuador. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the on-demand air taxi flight for which a VFR flight plan was filed. The flight, which was destined for the Tiputini Airport, was originating at the time of the accident.

Sources:
NTSB id 20020212X00207


Revision history:

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06-Nov-2013 17:59 TB Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Narrative]
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