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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190384
Last updated: 12 November 2020
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Date:26-SEP-2016
Time:16:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B430 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 430
Owner/operator:Heli Malongo
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:offshore Cabinda -   Angola
Phase: En route
Nature:Offshore
Departure airport:Malongo
Destination airport:Tômbwa-Lândana Offshore Installation
Narrative:
Crashed offshore. Five pax and 1 pilot. 19 vessels and three helicopters deployed for search. 2 POB initially missing. Divers have located the wreckage and found the body of one of the two missing persons and are working to find the last missing person. On contract to Chevron Angola subsidiary, Cabinda Gulf Oil Company.

Sources:

https://angorussia.com/noticias/angola-noticias/helicoptero-da-heli-malongo-cai-mata-seis-pessoas-cabinda/
https://www.jn.pt/mundo/interior/helicoptero-com-seis-pessoas-a-bordo-cai-no-mar-em-angola-5411041.html
http://m.redeangola.info/helicoptero-despenha-se-no-mar-de-cabinda/
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-chevron-helicopter-angola-idUSKCN11X139
https://www.rigzone.com/news/oil_gas/a/146852/bell_helicopter_ready_to_support_authorities_after_offshore_crash/?hpf=1
https://www.upi.com/Chevron-Wreckage-from-offshore-Angola-found/6721475486329


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2016 11:32 Aerossurance Added
27-Sep-2016 11:53 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
27-Sep-2016 11:54 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
27-Sep-2016 12:02 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
27-Sep-2016 18:02 CTYONE Updated [Total fatalities]
28-Sep-2016 19:34 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
29-Sep-2016 08:25 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
29-Sep-2016 16:54 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
04-Oct-2016 06:37 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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