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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192058
Last updated: 6 June 2021
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Date:18-DEC-2016
Time:c. 09:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350BA Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Heli Agro
Registration: CC-ANU
MSN: 2791
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:nr San Clemente -   Chile
Phase: Unknown
Nature:External load operation
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
The helicopter impacted shrubs and terrain at the side of a road while conducting and under slung load mission . Pilot was seriously injured.

Sources:

https://www.biobiochile.cl/noticias/nacional/region-del-maule/2016/12/18/en-riego-vital-piloto-de-helicoptero-que-capoto-en-san-clemente.shtml
https://www.dgac.gob.cl/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/1803.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Dec-2016 09:33 harro Added
29-Aug-2017 18:06 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
29-Aug-2017 18:06 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
29-Aug-2017 18:06 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
15-Sep-2020 13:35 harro Updated [Nature, Accident report, ]

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