ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175037
Last updated: 23 May 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:17:20 LT
Type:Eurocopter EC 155 B1
Owner/operator:Seripatri Participações Ltda
Registration: PP-LLS
C/n / msn: 6909
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Carapicuiba, SP -   Brazil
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Carapicuíba heliport (SIAV)
Destination airport:Carapicuíba heliport (SIAV)
Crashed when performed a test flight (potentially a rotor track and balance flight) after a reported main rotor blade repair. Five occupants (inc 3 mechanics) died on impact. The main wreckage landed on a house. Video footage indicates main rotor blade was lost in-flight prior to impact.


Revision history:

03-Apr-2015 03:55 chefcezar Added
03-Apr-2015 03:57 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
03-Apr-2015 05:23 Geno Updated [Source]
03-Apr-2015 08:51 CTYONE Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants]
03-Apr-2015 11:29 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Source, Damage]
03-Apr-2015 15:47 cleberjc Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
04-Apr-2015 16:30 Aerossurance Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
04-Apr-2015 16:42 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
07-Apr-2015 09:24 Anon. Updated [Source]
15-Apr-2015 07:09 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
29-Apr-2015 04:24 Geno Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]
03-Jun-2018 18:51 jelumago Updated [Phase, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description