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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175037
Last updated: 23 May 2019
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Date:02-APR-2015
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
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Carapicuíba heliport (SIAV)
Destination airport:Carapicuíba heliport (SIAV)
Narrative:
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.

Sources:

http://g1.globo.com/sao-paulo/noticia/2015/04/aeronave-cai-em-carapicuiba-na-grande-sao-paulo.html
http://www.bernama.com/en/world/news.php?id=1122680
http://pt.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acidente_aéreo_de_Barueri
http://ucho.info/2015/04/02/filho-do-governador-geraldo-alckmin-morre-em-acidente-de-helicoptero-na-grande-sao-paulo/
http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=7452333
http://news.sky.com/story/1457918/five-dead-as-helicopter-crashes-into-house
http://www.lapresse.it/video/mondo/elicottero-si-schianta-contro-edificio-in-brasile-4-morti-1.684135
http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2015/2015.semaine.14.pdf
http://desastresaereosnews.blogspot.com/2015/04/falha-em-peca-pode-ter-causado-queda-de.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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]

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