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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90358
Last updated: 16 June 2021
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Date:21-FEB-2011
Time:07:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger II
Owner/operator:Gobernación de Bolívar
Registration: YVO131
MSN: 1672
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Tepuy Roraima -   Venezuela
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:SVSE
Destination airport:SVSE
Narrative:
During the take off, the captain loss the control of the aircraft due to windshears and reduced visibility

CAUSES
Given the circumstances in which the event occurred, the DGPIAAE considers that the probable causal factor of this accident was
CAUSAL FACTOR
The Human Factor is established as the causal factor. Due to the loss of situational awareness and disorientation at the time of take-off of the Roraima Tepuy.
CONTRIBUTING FACTOR
As a result of the weather conditions prevailing in the area at the time of the accident, the Physical Factor was determined as the contributor to this accident.

Sources:

http://www.rescate.com/
http://www.eluniversal.com/2011/02/21/suc_ava_helicoptero-de-la-go_21A5194813.shtml
http://www.mppt.gob.ve/download/125213/

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2011 13:52 harro Added
21-Feb-2011 14:26 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Phase, Nature, Source]
25-Feb-2011 02:29 Anon. Updated [Total occupants, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Apr-2020 12:12 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
29-Apr-2020 12:13 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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