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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 243744
Last updated: 30 November 2020
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Time:c. 15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell TH-57A (206A-1) Sea Ranger
Owner/operator:Ecuador Air Force/Fuerza Aérea Ecuatoriana
Registration: FAE401
C/n / msn: 5001
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Itchimbia park, Quito -   Ecuador
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A Bell TH-57A (206A-1) Sea Ranger of the Ecuadorian Air Force (FAE), belonging to Esc. 2212, had a crash landing at Itchimbia park, Quito, during a mountain flight training.
The three POB were unhurt.

FAE Statement:
ex.Bu157355. (AMARC-4H0001)


Photo of FAE401 courtesy

Guayaquil - José Joaquín de Olmedo (SEGU / GYE)
3 January 2017; (c) Sir Hofma

Revision history:

08-Oct-2020 18:41 poxipol Added
08-Oct-2020 18:44 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
08-Oct-2020 19:18 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Narrative]
08-Oct-2020 20:10 A.J.Scholten Updated [Source]

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