Accident Eurocopter EC 130B4 XA-NAT,
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Date:Friday 1 December 2023
Time:c. 10:39 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EC30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter EC 130B4
Owner/operator:Comisión Federal de Electricidad
Registration: XA-NAT
MSN: 7124
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Ex Hacienda el Hospital, Cuautla, Morelos -   Mexico
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Eurocopter EC 130B4 helicopter of the Mexican Federal Electricity Commission struck electrical cables and crashed into a field near Ex Hacienda el Hospital, Cuautla, Morelos, and burst into flames. The three occupants died and the helicopter was destroyed.

The helicopter was engaged in a scheduled reconnaissance flight over the Yautepec Potencia electrical substation. It crashed 60 meters from the facility's perimeter fence.

Sources: (photo)



Revision history:

01-Dec-2023 20:44 harro Added
02-Dec-2023 07:30 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
02-Dec-2023 08:38 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative, Category]
15-Dec-2023 08:01 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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