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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30329
Last updated: 27 March 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:Maldivian Air Taxi
Registration: 8Q-MAY
C/n / msn: 30887
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Rangali Island -   Maldives
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Hilton Hotel resort
Destination airport:Male
Crashed into sea after engine failure, tailrotor failure, co-pilot jettison door, hit tail rotor. Three crew and seven passengers.


Air Britain News Jan 2000
Air International January 2000, p14

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
16-May-2010 02:12 JINX Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Jan-2012 03:18 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Oct-2017 15:41 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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