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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161937
Last updated: 4 December 2020
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Date:09-MAR-2005
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:Mexican Federal Government
Registration: XC-HEV
C/n / msn: 30935
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:southern Mexico -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
CNK
The federal government helicopter searching for gunmen protecting drug plantations crashed into a mountain, killing all nine soldiers and two pilots onboard.

Sources:

http://www.bellhelicopter.com/MungoBlobs/802/70/potential.pdf
http://www.timelines.ws/countries/MEXICO_D.HTML


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Nov-2013 17:38 TB Added
09-Jun-2015 17:05 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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