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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213622
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:23-JUL-2018
Time:12:25 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS65 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerospatiale SA365 C3 Dauphin II
Owner/operator:
Registration:
MSN: 5073
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Asamankese, West Akim Municipal District -   Ghana
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Bibiani Chirano
Destination airport:Accra
Narrative:
The helicopter transporting gold from a gold field, had to make an emergency landing in a field after a technical malfunction. No injuries occurred during the incident. A second helicopter was dispatched to collect the cargo.

Sources:

www.graphic.com.gh
https://citinewsroom.com/2018/07/24/asamankese-helicopter-carrying-gold-forced-to-land-on-
maize-farm/
https://www.pulse.com.gh/news/business/helicopter-carrying-gold-force-lands-at-maize-farm-id8651577.html
https://www.ghanadat.com/helicopter-carrying-gold-forced-into-emergency-landing-at-asamankese/

http://www.dauphin2.com/pagePAS.html
https://www.helis.com/database/model/Aerospatiale-SA365/cn
http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/F-GEPN.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jul-2018 19:23 gerard57 Added
24-Jul-2018 22:02 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Jul-2018 06:21 Aerossurance Updated [Registration, Narrative]
25-Jul-2018 06:36 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Phase, Narrative]

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