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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247930
Last updated: 17 August 2021
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Date:01-FEB-2013
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-3 LongRanger III
Owner/operator:Dirección de Aeronáutica de la Provincia de San Juan
Registration: LQ-RCB
MSN: 51371
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Las Frias, Calingasta, San Juan -   Argentina
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:UAQ
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Narrative:
Hit the ground during the approach turn due to a turbulent wind current, which caused the loss of effectiveness of the helicopter tail rotor.

Sources:

https://jst.gob.ar/files/15413.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2021 18:20 gwydd Added
17-Feb-2021 18:22 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Category]

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