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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75207
Last updated: 5 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B105 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB Bo 105CBS-4
Owner/operator:Canal 5 de Noticias (C5N)
Registration: LV-WJX
C/n / msn: S-86
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Villa Martelli, Vicente López, BA -   Argentina
Phase: En route
Departure airport:San Fernando Aerodrome (FDO)
Destination airport:San Fernando Aerodrome (FDO)
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
TV news helicopter crashed into a built up area and exploded while returning to base after a camera failure. A failure of the lubrication system caused a totally collapse in the main gearbox.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

19-Jun-2010 10:28 ratonbib Added
19-Jun-2010 22:54 jorgetadeu7 Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Jun-2010 03:29 RobertMB Updated [Source, Embed code]
05-Aug-2010 12:35 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Embed code]
24-Oct-2012 10:03 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
24-Sep-2015 20:01 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Oct-2016 16:48 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
29-Jul-2020 13:27 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]

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