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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66692
Last updated: 23 September 2019
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Date:11-JAN-2008
Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 412HP
Owner/operator:Puebla State Government
Registration: XC-JCD
C/n / msn: 36077
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:nr Tepango de Rodriguez -   Mexico
Phase: Take off
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tepango de Rodriguez - offshore
Destination airport:Puebla
Narrative:
On January 11, 2008, at approximately 1500 central standard time a Bell helicopter model 412HP, serial number 36077 and Mexican registration XC-JCD, departed from an elevated soccer field near the police station at Tepango de Rodriguez for an approximate 70 mile flight to Puebla, Mexico. The aircraft crashed shortly after take off in to the side of a hill approximately one half mile from the departure point. Onboard were 2 flight crew and 6 passengers. All were fatally injured during the impact and post impact fire.

Sources:

http://www.atsb.gov.au/media/1533048/ao2008039.pdf
https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20080422X00527&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jul-2009 12:03 harro Added
13-Aug-2010 14:01 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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