ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190721
Last updated: 16 September 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:08:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter EC 130T2
Owner/operator:Vietnam Helicopter Corporation (VNH)
Registration: VN-8632
MSN: 8002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:valley by Bao Quan Mountain in Ba Ria Vung Tau Province -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The helicopter apparently crashed shortly after takeoff. Search operations are being conducted.
On Wednesday 19 October 2016 the wreckage of the helicopter was found. All three occupants of the helicopter died in the crash.


Revision history:

18-Oct-2016 06:14 gerard57 Added
18-Oct-2016 09:16 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Damage]
18-Oct-2016 17:32 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Operator, Source]
18-Oct-2016 19:31 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature]
19-Oct-2016 10:52 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description