ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145523
Last updated: 23 November 2014
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Date:09-MAY-2012
Time:12:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A109 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta A109C
Owner/operator:Aryan Aviation
Registration: VT-VKS
C/n / msn: 7648
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Birsa Munda Airport - IXR/VERC
Destination airport:Kuchai in Sareikela-Kharsawan
Narrative:
An Agusta A109C helicopter crash-landed from a height of 20 to 25 feet at the Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi.

There were no casualities, but several occupants were injured.
The helicopter toppled to its side after crash landing at the airport.

Sources:
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_miraculous-escape-for-jharkhand-cm-5-others-in-chopper-crash_1686504
http://nvonews.com/2012/05/10/jharkhand-cm-survives-nasty-chopper-crash/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2012 06:24 gerard57 Added
09-May-2012 07:00 132.244.95.5 Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator]
09-May-2012 07:51 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Narrative]
10-May-2012 01:17 gerard57 Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
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