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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196688
Last updated: 21 July 2017
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Date:16-JUL-2017
Time:15h30LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerospatial AS350 Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Everjets
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vila Cha dam, Alijó -   Portugal
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The fire fighting helicopter crashed while trying to take in water. The pilot was not injured.

Sources:

http://www.farodevigo.es/sucesos/2017/07/16/helicoptero-cae-recogia-agua-sofocar/1717718.html
http://www.cmjornal.pt/cm-ao-minuto/detalhe/incendios-everjets-abre-inquerito-a-acidente-com-helicoptero-em-alijo?ref=portugal_destaque
http://www.cmjornal.pt/portugal/detalhe/helicoptero-de-combate-a-fogos-caiu-na-barragem-de-vila-cha-veja-na-cmtv?ref=portugal_MaisVistas


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jul-2017 18:34 gerard57 Added
16-Jul-2017 19:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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