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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220400
Last updated: 20 May 2019
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Date:01-JAN-2019
Time:13:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Helicon Táxi Aéreo
Registration: PR-RMZ
C/n / msn: 13028
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ubatuba, Sâo Paulo -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter took a scenic flight into town, taking a couple (husband and wife) to fly over the city's beaches. After 53 seconds airbone, a warning was emitted moments before the crash. According to the pilot, it was related to "loss of power" on the main rotor.
The pilot and the woman suffered slight excoriations. The husband suffered damage to the cornea and had to undergo surgery. A pedestrian was hit and died.

Sources:

https://www.tamoiosnews.com.br/acidente/ubatuba-helicoptero-cai-e-mata-pedestre-no-itagua/
https://g1.globo.com/sp/vale-do-paraiba-regiao/noticia/2019/01/01/helicoptero-cai-e-deixa-vitimas-em-ubatuba-sp.ghtml
https://noticias.r7.com/sao-paulo/helicoptero-cai-e-mata-morador-que-andava-em-rua-de-ubatuba-sp-01012019

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/7276635


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2019 14:10 Anon. Added
01-Jan-2019 14:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
01-Jan-2019 14:25 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Phase, Source, Embed code]
01-Jan-2019 18:29 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Jan-2019 18:30 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
02-Jan-2019 08:33 cleberjc Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Embed code, Narrative]
02-Jan-2019 13:43 liamdaniel98 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
03-Jan-2019 22:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
09-Jan-2019 20:07 harro Updated [Narrative]
12-Jan-2019 12:23 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
22-Jan-2019 18:12 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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