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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162779
Last updated: 20 November 2020
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Date:17-DEC-2013
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 500
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Between the villages of Lapithos and Vasilia -   Cyprus
Phase: En route
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter, while crop dusting, hit a high voltage wire and crashed. The pilot was not seriously injured.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://incyprus.philenews.com/en-gb/Blogs/4324/38678/helicopter-crash-in-north]
https://cyprusscene.com/2013/12/17/helicopter-crash-in-lapta/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Dec-2013 08:25 gerard57 Added
18-Dec-2013 09:13 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
20-Dec-2013 11:00 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Dec-2013 13:55 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type]

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