Incident AgustaWestland AW139 PR-OTF, 18 Jan 2023
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Date:18-JAN-2023
Time:c. 13:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic A139 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
AgustaWestland AW139
Owner/operator:OMNI Táxi Aéreo SA
Registration: PR-OTF
MSN: 41573
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Galeão International Airport (GIG/SBGL), Rio de Janeiro, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: Standing
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
At least two stored helicopters received substantial damage in a hangar fire at Galeão International Airport (GIG/SBGL), Rio de Janeiro. Airport equipment was destroyed as well and injures have been reported.
AgustaWestland AW139 PR-OTF was stored (and cancelled) in the hangar after its accident at 02jun21.
Another one was a dismantled Sikorsky S-76C++.

Sources:

https://noticias.r7.com/rio-de-janeiro/tres-helicopteros-sao-atingidos-pelo-fogo-que-destruiu-galpao-no-aeroporto-do-galeao-no-rio-18012023
https://g1.globo.com/rj/rio-de-janeiro/noticia/2023/01/18/helicopteros-que-estavam-em-galpao-do-galeao-foram-destruidos-em-incendio.ghtml
https://odia.ig.com.br/rio-de-janeiro/2023/01/6558716-helicopteros-sao-destruidos-em-incendio-em-galpao-do-galeao.html
https://gazetabrasil.com.br/brasil/2023/01/18/tres-helicopteros-que-estavam-em-galpao-do-galeao-sao-destruidos-em-incendio/

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/11218_1622515851.jpg (photo)

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

2 Jun 2021 PR-OTF Omni Táxi Aéreo 0 Ocean Courage, SS-75 sub

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jan-2023 07:31 Victor Added
19-Jan-2023 11:42 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Jan-2023 11:43 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
19-Jan-2023 16:32 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]

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