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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161773
Last updated: 17 August 2021
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Date:30-OCT-2013
Time:12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-1 LongRanger II
Owner/operator:Helifire
Registration: CC-CNB
MSN: 45356
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Catemu -   Chile
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
Impacted terrain and broke up after the helicopter suffered a wirestrike during an aerial fumigation flight.

ACCIDENT CAUSE
During aerial work in agricultural applications (spraying) at low altitude, the pilot in command of the aircraft inadvertently hit high voltage cables.

Sources:

http://www.24horas.cl/nacional/muere-piloto-de-helicoptero-que-capoto-en-predio-de-catemu-912680
https://www.dgac.gob.cl/wp-content/uploads/portalweb/rest-portalweb/jcr/repository/collaboration/sites%20content/live/dgac/categories/accidentes/investigacion/informestecnicos2013/documents/1684-20150409.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Oct-2013 20:48 harro Added
01-Aug-2020 09:34 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Aug-2020 09:34 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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