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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161974
Last updated: 16 January 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:Líder Táxi Aéreo
Registration: PT-HKP
C/n / msn: 30970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Costa do Amapá -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Petrobrás platform PA-15
Destination airport:Amapá
Ditched 50 km off Sucuriju du to mechanical failure. Occupants rescued after 15 hours. Helicopter sank while being towed.


Jornal do Brasil 13 March 1981, p6

Revision history:

08-Nov-2013 15:22 TB Added
08-Nov-2013 15:30 TB Updated [Location]
03-Jun-2014 17:21 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
28-Mar-2016 17:31 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
24-Jul-2019 19:09 TB Updated [Date, Time, Total occupants, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jul-2019 19:10 TB Updated [Departure airport]

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