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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225078
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:24-APR-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ALO2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerospatiale SE3130 Alouette II
Owner/operator:FABSA
Registration: HP-1601
C/n / msn: 1778
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Punta Mani -   Panama
Phase: Take off
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was manoeuvring for take-off, with a tailwind. While trying to take-off and turning to face into the wind, a gust caused the pilot to lose control and the helicopter struck the ground causing major damage.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/event/accident-de-lairbus-se3130-immatricule-hp-1601-survenu-le-24042019-a-punta-mani-enquete-menee-pa/


Revision history:

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14-May-2019 14:38 harro Added

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