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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225132
Last updated: 13 September 2019
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Date:15-MAY-2019
Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter EC 135P2+
Owner/operator:National Helicopter Services
Registration: 9Y-IHL
C/n / msn: 1127
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Windy Hill, Arouca -   Trinidad and Tobago
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed after a loss of directional control while undertaking a search for escaped prisoners. The helicopter came into a hover, made a left turn through 180 degrees before beginning to rotate to the right.

Sources:

http://www.looptt.com/content/watch-helicopter-crashes-during-search-prison-escapees
https://www.trinidadexpress.com/news/local/helicopter-crash-lands-during-search-for-escapees/article_3ce26970-774a-11e9-aceb-a7f0f6e2dd4d.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-May-2019 23:14 Aerossurance Added
15-May-2019 23:15 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]
15-May-2019 23:18 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]
15-May-2019 23:21 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Narrative]
16-May-2019 05:50 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
20-May-2019 10:31 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]

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