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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146298
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:13-JUN-2012
Time:8:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17-1V (Mi-8MTV-1)
Owner/operator:EjÚrcito Nacional de Colombia
Registration: EJC3381
C/n / msn: 170M07
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Carepa Army Air Base, Antioquia -   Colombia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Carepa AAB, Antioquia dep.
Destination airport:Carepa AAB, Antioquia dep.
Narrative:
A Colombian Army Mil Mi-17-1V helicopter was hovering at a heigh of app. 5 ~ 10 meters during a post maintenance test flight from Carepa Army Air Base, Antioquia department, after a 50 hour inspection when it crashed and caught fire.
One military member was killed and another four were severely injured.

Sources:

http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/world/2012-06/14/c_131651253.htm
http://www.webinfomil.com/2012/06/se-accidenta-helicoptero-de-la-aviacion.html
https://colombiareports.com/2-dead-4-injured-in-helicopter-crash-in-antioquia
http://www.elcolombiano.com/historico/accidente_en_carepa_helicoptero_militar_cayo_dentro_de_la_brigada_xvii-PVEC_185785


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jun-2012 10:56 gerard57 Added
13-Jun-2012 12:11 chulian1819 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source]
13-Jun-2012 12:12 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
14-Jun-2012 00:19 webinfomil.com Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Source]
14-Jun-2012 06:43 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2012 01:44 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
04-Nov-2012 14:50 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
17-Jan-2018 14:44 TB Updated [Operator, Location]

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