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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78582
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:03-OCT-2010
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Paraguayan Air Force
Registration: H-0437
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near General Díaz -   Paraguay
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was carying the Director of the most important car race in Paraguay, the Transchaco rally. During initial climbing the helicopter colided with a bird and went down.
No hubo tal colision con un pajaro. Se desprendio el rotor de cola que incluso impacto en el rotor principal

Sources:

http://desastresaereosnews.blogspot.com/2010/10/acidente-com-helicoptero-paraguaio-no.html
https://aerospotter.blogspot.com/2011/03/paraguay-busca-helicopteros.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2010 02:28 Fusko Added
05-Oct-2010 09:10 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Nature]
06-Aug-2011 13:10 Charly de GAL Updated [Registration, Source]
18-Nov-2018 11:07 TB Updated [Location, Source]
11-Feb-2021 17:34 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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