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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228395
Last updated: 23 September 2019
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Date:21-AUG-2019
Time:c. 12:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 350B3e Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Heritage Aviation
Registration: VT-HDX
C/n / msn: 7961
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Moldi, Uttarakhand, Uttarkashi district -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Mori
Destination airport:Moldi
Narrative:
The helicopter clipped some powerlines crashed during a flood relief mission.
All three occupants died in the crash.


Sources:

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/flood-relief-chopper-hits-cable-crashes-in-uttarakhand-s-uttarkashi/story-Tp7ZzHPUbdHzsKyVGbdN1H.html
https://www.outlookindia.com/website/story/india-news-relief-helicopter-crashes-in-rain-hit-uttarkashi/336807
https://www.ptcnews.tv/uttarakhand-helicopter-carrying-relief-material-to-flood-affected-areas-crashed-in-uttarkashi/

https://www.helis.com/database/org/Heritage-Aviation-India/ (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Aug-2019 09:25 gerard57 Added
21-Aug-2019 10:23 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
21-Aug-2019 10:23 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
21-Aug-2019 10:31 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
21-Aug-2019 10:40 RobertMB Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
21-Aug-2019 12:18 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
24-Aug-2019 07:48 Anon. Updated [Source]

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