Accident Bell 412EP C-GKCK, 05 May 2020
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235760
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Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell 412EP
Owner/operator:Guardian Helicopters Inc.
Registration: C-GKCK
MSN: 36090
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lliulliu reservoir, near Colliguay -   Chile
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A Bell 412EP helicopter, operated by Guardian Helicopters Inc. was conducting a fire fighting activity in the vicinity of Limache, Valparaiso Province, Chile with 2 crew members on board. The helicopter was performing water pick up with a bambi bucket in the Lliulliu reservoir, which is at 800 feet above sea level, when it crashed in the water. There were no injuries and the helicopter was substantially damage. According to premiminary information received, the weather was not a factor and there was no mechanical problems on the aircraft.



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06-May-2020 09:32 Poxipol Added
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26-May-2020 19:31 harro Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Mar-2021 19:44 harro Updated [[Source, Embed code, Narrative]]

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