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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220047
Last updated: 19 October 2019
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Date:24-DEC-2018
Time:14:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A109 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta A109S Grand
Owner/operator:Servicios Aereos del Altiplano
Registration: XA-BON
C/n / msn: 22174
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Santa Maria Coronango, Puebla -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Puebla
Destination airport:Mexico City
Narrative:
The helicopter impacted a cornfield in the Santa Maria Coronango municipality of Puebla. The helicopter was partially consumed by the post-impact fire and the five occupants (including the Puebla governor) received fatal injuries.

"The Ministry of the Navy has reported that its experts in the field of fire and explosives, after an analysis of the wreckage of the aircraft, found no explosives or substances foreign to the fuel that caused the explosion in the recent aircraft accident," said Alfonso Durazo, the Secretary of Security and Citizen Protection.

The DGAC has said all the damage to the helicopter was sustained on impact and there was no sign of a malfunction that could have caused the accident.

Ex: N42JG, XA-UPD

Sources:

https://lopezdoriga.com/nacional/envivo-conferencia-de-prensa-del-gobierno-federal/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/mexico-aviation-crash-claims-puebla-governor-ex-governor/2018/12/24/74b696e0-07d9-11e9-8942-0ef442e59094_story.html?noredirect=on
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/12/mexico-state-governor-senator-husband-die-helicopter-crash-181225015958776.html
http://www.ejecentral.com.mx/desaparece-portal-de-servicios-aereos-del-altiplano/
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mexico-helicopter-idUSKCN1ON179
https://edition.cnn.com/2018/12/24/americas/puebla-state-governor-martha-erika-alonso-dead/index.html
https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/crash-probe-finds-no-issues-with-engines-controls/
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Type aircraft: https://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/AgustaWestland-AW-109S-Grand/4738243?qsp=eJwtjLEKwkAQBf9lay1EsEgXsTeFgu2y%2B9Bg9I69hXiE/LvrYTfMwCwk6e34%2BKVmUEcFbPKgDWU2fhXqFnqizsk0mG799jqcopZkfqxhlB29CLJD//5sCvslFGmje4x3AbChMe0P4XUseeL2gPM40bp%2BAR3MLko%3D


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Dec-2018 02:59 Geno Added
25-Dec-2018 03:22 Geno Updated [Source, Damage]
25-Dec-2018 04:03 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
25-Dec-2018 04:40 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Dec-2018 07:37 Isabella Barbiero Updated [Nature]
25-Dec-2018 09:52 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
25-Dec-2018 12:23 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
25-Dec-2018 16:45 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
25-Dec-2018 16:51 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
27-Dec-2018 11:45 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
04-Jan-2019 12:53 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
09-Jun-2019 14:18 Aerossurance Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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