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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69490
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Time:08:50 AM
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B-3 JetRanger III
Owner/operator:RCG Radio y Television Saltillo
Registration: XA-TVR
MSN: 4181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Saltillo, Coahuila -   Mexico
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The television helicopter crashed into a tire factory and burst into flames. The Bell 206 helicopter was carrying journalists working on a breakfast news program for the Grupo RCG network.


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Revision history:

30-Oct-2009 23:44 Anon. Added
31-Oct-2009 04:16 RobertMB Updated

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