ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224312
Last updated: 20 June 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:20:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Helibras (Eurocopter) HB 350B3 Esquilo
Owner/operator:Governo do Estado de Minas Gerais - Policia Militar
Registration: PP-MMG
MSN: 7209
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fazenda das Laje, Ribeirão das Neves, Minas Gerais -   Brazil
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Fazenda das Laje, Ribeirão das Neves, Minas Gerais
Destination airport:Fazenda das Laje, Ribeirão das Neves, Minas Gerais
Five military police officers were injured in an accident with a Military Police (PM) helicopter during a military training in Ribeirão das Neves, in the Metropolitan Region of Belo Horizonte.

According to the Military Police (PM), the accident occurred at MG-806, in the Fazenda das Lajes neighborhood. The Pegasus 14 helicopter crashed into the PM Instruction Center (CIPM) and burned shortly after impact on the ground.

All five occupants had minor to severe injuries.



Revision history:

25-Apr-2019 04:41 cleberjc Added
25-Apr-2019 04:53 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
25-Apr-2019 18:38 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description