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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194184
Last updated: 8 September 2021
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Owner/operator:Heliservicio Campeche
Registration: XA-...
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Champeche, YUC -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Júpiter oil platform
Destination airport:Ciudad del Carmen
Ditched in thunderstorm 600 meters from platform. Sank after one hour in waves of up to ten meters height. Two crew and six petrol workers rescued. As "XA-IOC", than "XA-LIP" in reports. Bell 212 possible. Five missing. Three bodies recovered 24 January.


El Informador 21 January 1984, p10A/25 January 1984, p8A

Revision history:

14-Mar-2017 14:33 TB Added
27-May-2018 16:22 TB Updated [Registration, Source]
27-May-2018 16:50 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-May-2018 17:06 TB Updated [Registration, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2019 13:46 TB Updated [Operator]

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