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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179007
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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Date:06-NOV-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea de Chile
Registration: H-80
C/n / msn: 4813
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Santiago de Chile (SCL) -   Chile
Phase:
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during photoflight. Four brasilian journalists. One FAC pilot (22). Helicopter in service for brasilian embassy. Brasilian Diplomat Ednílton Gomes de Soares killed.

Sources:

Folha de Săo Paulo 8 November 1971, p5
Scramble
Folha da Manhă 10 November 1971, p3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Aug-2015 09:43 TB Added
24-Mar-2016 20:33 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Jun-2016 11:33 TB Updated [Plane category]

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