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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55274
Last updated: 26 December 2019
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Time:c. 10:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Argentina
Registration: H-19
C/n / msn: 9701
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bariloche, RN -   Argentina
Phase: En route
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Mallin
Destination airport:Niebla area
Crashed into trees and caught fire in wind turbulences. Pilot and co-pilot seriously injured. Transporting fire fighters. On loan to National Fire Department. At Maillin de la Niebla, 21 miles (34km) from Bariloche VOR beacon.


Scramble 261
Air Forces Monthly March 2001, p75/April 2001, p94

Revision history:

04-May-2015 15:48 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-May-2019 12:00 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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