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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70674
Last updated: 19 February 2021
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Time:09:30 CST
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Mexicana (FAM)
Registration: 1411
C/n / msn: 35005
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:José Azueta, Guerrero -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A Sergeant died, and two more soldiers resulted injured, after the helicopter they were traveling crashed allegedly due to a mechanical failure in José Azueta, Guerréro.
The helicopter was realizing the transportation of an official and nine soldiers as part of the actions of the Permanent Campaign Against the Drug trafficking, when it struck the ground.
The Sergeant DAN NEFTALÍ BOTELLO RAMOS, Air force Specialist in Maintenance of Aviation, lost his life in this tragic accident. Two more soldiers resulted with serious injury. All the rest resulted only with minor injuries.


Revision history:

24-Dec-2009 10:15 capmagn Added
25-Dec-2009 10:32 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
25-Dec-2009 23:08 capmagn Updated [Narrative]
06-Nov-2013 18:29 TB Updated [Cn, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Jun-2014 18:44 TB Updated [Cn]
06-Jun-2014 13:20 TB Updated [Operator]

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