ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69177
Last updated: 30 September 2016
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Narrative:The helicopter had just dropped off two Ermelo High School matric students for their farewell ball outside the town and were returning the helicopter to its owner. En route the helicopter encountered thick mist and flew into the ground in a cornfield at Sheepmoor.
Robinson R44 Raven II
|Owner/operator:||Panbult Denne Saagmeule (Pty) Ltd|
|C/n / msn:|| 10975|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Sheepmoor, Mpumalanga -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Destination airport:||Piet Retief|
1. Matrieks spring dood net-net vry Twee sterf toe helikopter in digte mis in grond vasvlieg
2. Helicopter crash at Ermelo
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