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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65094
Last updated: 5 October 2020
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Date:01-AUG-2002
Time:c. 00:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1N Iroquois
Owner/operator:Ejército Nacional de Colombia
Registration: EJC-225
C/n / msn: 32007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Valparaíso, Chaquetá -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in bad weather in a jungle region between Solita and Valparaíso, 260 miles south of Bogota after picked up two injured US soldiers. Six killed, including pilot Eduardo Gil and one DynCorp employee. One surviver.

Sources:

Scramble 283
AFM October 2002, p74


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Nov-2013 16:04 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Country, Narrative]
08-Nov-2013 16:06 TB Updated [Narrative]
04-Jan-2020 17:24 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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