ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138975
Last updated: 19 April 2014
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Date:30-SEP-2011
Time:13:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:INAER
Registration: CC-CIS
C/n / msn: 30932
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Bienservida -   Spain
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two helicopters, Bell 212 CC-CIS and Bell 212 EC-GIC, collied when firefighting and crashed into an irrigation pond near Bienservieda when they tried to pick up water.

Danish pilot Leo Jensen of Bell 212 CC-CIS was rescued but passed away later. The other pilot, Manuel Fuertes, of Bell 212 EC-GIC survived unharmed.

Sources:
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=es&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&layout=2&eotf=1&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.que.es%2Falbacete%2F201109301854-helicopteros-chocaron-albacete-encontraban-en-epi.html
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=es&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&layout=2&eotf=1&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.laverdad.es%2Falbacete%2Fv%2F20111001%2Falbacete%2Ffallece-piloto-colision-helicopteros-20111001.html
http://www.latribunadeciudadreal.es/noticia.cfm/Local/20111001/piloto/ciudadreale%C3%B1o/sale/herido/siniestro/mortal/helicoptero/581FFCA5-FD5F-E567-7E1D34455D785601
http://www.dclm.es/noticia.php?noticia=103071

http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=7060218 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Oct-2011 07:24 RobertMB Added
06-Oct-2011 11:52 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Damage]
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