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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141778
Last updated: 6 November 2019
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Date:08-JAN-2012
Time:10:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 412HP
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Colombiana (FAC)
Registration: FAC0005
C/n / msn: 36035
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Barrancabermeja -   Colombia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Cartagena/Rafael Nunez Int. Airport - SKCG
Destination airport:Barrancabermeja
Narrative:
Bell 412HP (CATAM unit) crashed when landing at an oil refinery of Ecopetrol in Barrancabermeja. The four occupants escaped with minor injuries. Post crash fire.

Sources:

http://www.webinfomil.com/2012/01/se-accidenta-helicoptero-b412-de-la.html
https://www.elheraldo.co/noticias/nacional/cae-helicoptero-de-la-fac-sobre-refineria-de-ecopetrol-52337
https://www.aviacol.net/accidentes-incidentes/accidentado-bell-412-de-la-fuerza-aerea-colombiana-en-barrancabermeja.html
http://www.elcolombiano.com/historico/accidente_de_helicoptero_en_barrancabermeja_deja_cuatro_personas_heridas-FCEC_164991
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ndTG15Z6gAw (video of the helicopter in action)
http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=6101005 (photo)
http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=460379&CategoryId=12393&utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter


Images:


Bogota, Eldorado 1998

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2012 00:22 chullian1819 Added
09-Jan-2012 00:36 harro Updated [Total occupants]
09-Jan-2012 02:12 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
10-Jan-2012 11:57 Anon. Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]]
11-Jan-2012 00:33 Anon. Updated [[[Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]]]
06-Nov-2013 16:25 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2014 19:55 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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