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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179524
Last updated: 24 October 2017
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Date:13-SEP-2015
Time:1300LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B407 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 407 GX
Owner/operator:Chongqing General Aviation
Registration: B-7702
C/n / msn: 54478
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Hucao village, Liangping County -   China
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Wanzhou District
Destination airport:Liangping County
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed while filming for TV programme “A Bird’s-eye view of Chongqing”. The two pilots and two passengers died in the crash.

Sources:

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-09/13/c_134620084.htm
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-09/13/c_134620149.htm
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/1857910/four-killed-chinese-chopper-crash-during-filming-chongqing-tv
http://ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20151002X31833&key=1&queryId=b67fb2ce-af9b-4034-b983-01dc94630269&pgno=1&pgsize=50


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Sep-2015 15:07 gerard57 Added
13-Sep-2015 17:05 gerard57 Updated [Time, Source]
13-Sep-2015 19:15 gerrardliverpool Updated [Operator]
14-Sep-2015 17:31 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2015 12:48 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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