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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138975
Last updated: 20 May 2018
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Time:13:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
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:
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: (photo)

Revision history:

06-Oct-2011 07:24 RobertMB Added
06-Oct-2011 11:52 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Damage]
04-Jun-2014 13:19 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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