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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 123012
Last updated: 21 April 2019
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Date:11-JUN-2011
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H-II Huey II
Owner/operator:Policía Nacional de Colombia (PNC)
Registration: PNC-0731
C/n / msn: 9716
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:La Salina, Casanare Province -   Colombia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:La Salina
Destination airport:Yopal
Narrative:
Crew of four and four police with anti-narcotics service where killed, and four survived - after a Military Huey crashed on take-off. The helicopter collided with power lines.

Sources:

https://www.news24.com/World/News/8-policemen-dead-in-helicopter-crash-20110611utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.eltiempo.com/justicia/ARTICULO-WEB-NEW_NOTA_INTERIOR-9594784.html]
https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/judicial/articulo-276775-muertos-cuatro-policias-accidente-aereo
http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=7055884&nseq=0 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jun-2011 14:58 bizjets101 Added
11-Jun-2011 15:11 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
12-Jun-2011 01:25 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
12-Jun-2011 06:40 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Destination airport]
12-Jun-2011 06:54 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
12-Jun-2011 10:31 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
12-Jun-2011 10:33 TB Updated [Source]

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