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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221737
Last updated: 17 February 2019
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Date:11-FEB-2019
Time:14:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B JetRanger II
Owner/operator:RQ Helicópteros – Serviços Aéreos Especializados
Registration: PT-HPG
C/n / msn: 1705
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rodovia Anhanguera, São Paulo, São Paulo -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:Campinas
Destination airport:SDBH - Heliporto Bandeirantes, São Paulo, São Paulo
Narrative:
The pilot of a helicopter in an emergency landing attempt collided in a truck on the Anhanguera Highway. After the collision the helicopter exploded. They died in the place the pilot and the renowned anchor journalist of Radio and TV Band. The driver of the truck suffered minor injuries. The flight was considered illegal by the ANAC because it has not been allowed to act as an Air Taxi.

Sources:

https://g1.globo.com/sp/sao-paulo/noticia/2019/02/12/video-mostra-acidente-com-helicoptero-que-matou-boechat-e-piloto.ghtml
https://g1.globo.com/sp/sao-paulo/noticia/2019/02/11/ricardo-boechat-jornalista-morre-aos-66-anos-em-queda-de-helicoptero-em-sp.ghtml
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-47196268
https://www.9news.com.au/videos/world/brazilian-tv-anchor-dies-in-helicopter-crash/cjs0pul8b000o0gjvhr4fo3ms
https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/world/brazilian-tv-newscaster-dies-in-helicopter-crash-903760.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Feb-2019 16:58 eholiveira Added
11-Feb-2019 17:16 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
11-Feb-2019 17:21 harro Updated [Operator]
11-Feb-2019 17:37 RobertMB Updated [Source]
11-Feb-2019 17:44 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Source]
11-Feb-2019 18:11 harro Updated [Operator]
11-Feb-2019 19:15 NaamanHeckert Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
11-Feb-2019 20:29 renatopmeireles Updated [Embed code]
11-Feb-2019 22:00 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-Feb-2019 22:02 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
11-Feb-2019 23:37 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
11-Feb-2019 23:38 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
12-Feb-2019 18:12 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Feb-2019 18:51 cleberjc Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Feb-2019 18:51 harro Updated [Operator]
13-Feb-2019 06:38 cleberjc Updated [Narrative]
13-Feb-2019 20:12 cleberjc Updated [Embed code]

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