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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177590
Last updated: 20 November 2021
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Date:05-JUL-2015
Time:afternoon LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A109 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta A109E Power
Owner/operator:Malate Tourist Devt Corp.
Registration: RP-C2726
MSN: 11138
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cuenca -   Philippines
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Manila
Destination airport:Puerto Galera
Narrative:
Crashed on Mt. Maculot during heavy rain.

The pilot was killed in the accident, and Archimedes “Archie” King, founder and owner of the Victoria Court motel chain died later in hospital in Cuenca. The other 6 POB, in the cabin were all injured.

Sources:

http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/516306/news/regions/victoria-court-owner-pilot-die-in-helicopter-crash-in-batangas
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/702968/son-of-chinese-filipino-billionaire-killed-in-chopper-crash
http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/nation/regions/07/05/15/2-dead-batangas-chopper-crash
http://cnnphilippines.com/regional/2015/07/05/2-die-6-injured-in-helicopter-crash-in-Batangas.html
http://cnnphilippines.com/regional/2015/07/06/CAAP-police-start-probe-at-helicopter-crash-site.html
http://cnnphilippines.com/news/2015/07/06/In-photos-Batangas-helicopter-crash.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jul-2015 19:30 transylvhwp Added
05-Jul-2015 19:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
05-Jul-2015 19:34 harro Updated [Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
11-Jul-2015 15:49 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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