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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207238
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Time:15:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Avalon Taxi Aereo Ltda
Registration: PR-HBB
MSN: 4688
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Joinville, Santa Catarina -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Penha´s Heliport (SJYA)
Destination airport:Penha´s Heliport (SJYA)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
A Bell 206 JetRanger III helicopter crashed in the South Zone of Joinville, in Santa Catarina. The helicopter was consumed by the post-impact fire. Three occupants (Pilot, Service Helper, and one unidentified but possibly another hijacker) died charred. The 4th occupant (Hijacker) suffered serious injuries.

According to the civil police, the helicopter was stolen by the survivor, and that the plan would be part of a prisoner rescue of the Joinville Penitentiary. He was on parole, and weapons were found in the wreckage of the crashed helicopter.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 5 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

08-Mar-2018 20:35 cleberjc Added
08-Mar-2018 20:46 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
08-Mar-2018 21:03 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
08-Mar-2018 21:05 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
08-Mar-2018 21:17 Captain Adam Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
09-Mar-2018 06:43 andreasfast10 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
09-Mar-2018 09:16 Iceman 29 Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]
09-Mar-2018 14:11 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
09-Mar-2018 20:48 cleberjc Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
14-Jun-2018 19:19 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
28-Aug-2019 17:43 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Accident report, ]

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