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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63197
Last updated: 3 December 2019
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Date:31-JAN-1987
Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 205A-1
Owner/operator:Helicol
Registration: HK-1495
C/n / msn: 30148
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Arauca -   Colombia
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Set on fire by guerillas on ground. This helicopter suffered an accident as HK-1495E 17 March 1978 at Gachalá. Pilot unhurt*.

Sources:

World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham*
El Tiempo 1 February 1987, pUltimaC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
16-Aug-2010 14:40 TB Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Damage]
30-May-2014 19:14 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Damage, Narrative]
30-Jun-2014 22:31 TB Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Narrative]
18-Mar-2017 14:43 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Source]
18-Mar-2017 14:57 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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