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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228725
Last updated: 4 September 2019
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Date:04-SEP-2019
Time:10:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B3 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Protection and Relief Intervention Group (by Meravo)
Registration: D-HAUE
C/n / msn: 3549
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pampilhosa da Serra Airfield (PT-0037), Coimbra -   Portugal
Phase: Take off
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Pampilhosa da Serra Airfield (PT-0037)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The firefighting helicopter crashed upon takeoff under unknown circumstances. One occupant was slightly injured.

ex OE-XHO

Sources:

https://www.theportugalnews.com/news/firefighting-helicopter-crashes-in-coimbra-district/51075
https://www.dn.pt/pais/interior/acidente-com-helicoptero-em-pampilhosa-da-serra-11267044.html
https://www.reddit.com/r/portugal/comments/czjur6/helicóptero_de_combate_a_incêndio_caiu_ao/
https://tvi24.iol.pt/videos/piloto-do-helicoptero-acidentado-na-pampilhosa-tem-18-anos-de-experiencia/5d6fb7280cf2cdc822193a18
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http://www.rotorspot.nl/current/d-c.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Sep-2019 11:48 gerard57 Added
04-Sep-2019 12:23 gerard57 Updated [Source, Damage]
04-Sep-2019 13:40 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source]
04-Sep-2019 13:41 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
04-Sep-2019 14:24 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Sep-2019 17:37 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport]
04-Sep-2019 19:48 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code]
04-Sep-2019 23:19 RobertMB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Embed code]

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