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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162341
Last updated: 21 July 2020
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Date:01-NOV-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369D
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Hondureña (FAH)
Registration: 900
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tegucigalpa -   Honduras
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The mayor of the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa, Carlos Castellanos, was killed together with three other persons in a helicopter crash as he was out co-ordinating emergency relief operations in the city.

Sources:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/205954.stm
AFM May 2000, p76


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Nov-2013 15:00 gerard57 Added
04-Oct-2017 08:21 TB Updated [Operator, Narrative]
30-Oct-2018 18:36 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Nature, Source]

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