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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191882
Last updated: 13 February 2020
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Date:06-DEC-2016
Time:11:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 205
Owner/operator:PANHA Iran Helicopter Support and Renewal Company
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Shohadai-e-Khalij Fars lake in Chitghar district -   Iran
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The rescue helicopter crashed into a lake under unknown circumstances. Apparantly all occupants were initially rescued. Six occupants were injured and were transported to a hospital. Two occupants, the pilot and copilot, died on their way to the hospital.

Sources:

http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-12/06/c_135885005.htm_
http://www.aerospacetalk.ir/vb/showthread.php?t=59836&p=454888#post454888
http://www.irna.ir/en/News/82335113
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2016/12/06/496722/Iran-Tehran-Chitgar-lake-helicopter-IHSRC-Hassan-Abbasi


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Dec-2016 10:34 gerard57 Added
06-Dec-2016 11:10 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
06-Dec-2016 11:18 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2016 19:47 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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