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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226287
Last updated: 19 July 2019
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Date:16-JUN-2019
Time:19:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L LongRanger
Owner/operator:
Registration: XB-PQH
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sultepec -   Mexico
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Sultepec
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The chartered helicopter was allegedly either shot down by police who mistakenly believe a cartel boss was onboard or caught in the crossfire of a police operation. The pilot died in the crash, the three female passengers were injured.

Sources:

https://www.infobae.com/america/mexico/2019/06/17/reportan-caida-de-un-helicoptero-en-sultepec-estado-de-mexico/
https://www.elsoldetoluca.com.mx/policiaca/cae-helicoptero-en-sultepec-3776075.html
https://www.msn.com/es-mx/noticias/mexico/¿quién-viajaba-en-el-helicóptero-derribado-a-balazos-en-sultepec/ar-AAD6UO2?ocid=spartandhp


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2019 20:42 gerard57 Added
17-Jun-2019 21:05 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
19-Jun-2019 19:02 AdolfoB Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2019 07:15 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]

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