ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30260
Last updated: 16 January 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:27-JAN-2000
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B407 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 407
Owner/operator:Air Shark
Registration: HP-2599
C/n / msn: 53220
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sona -   Panama
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Sona
Destination airport:Panama City
Narrative:
Collided with vulture, penetrating the windshield, killing one pilot. Helicopter lost control, crashed and rolled down a slope in mountainous terrain.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20111106080247/http://www.salawus.com:80/Newsletters/aerospace/Page1019
Flight International 24-30 April 2001


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
02-Mar-2013 12:12 TB Updated [Date, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
03-Mar-2013 11:47 TB Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description