Loss of control Accident Robinson R44 Raven II LV-BZU,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71430
 
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Date:Monday 4 January 2010
Time:14:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic R44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Robinson R44 Raven II
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: LV-BZU
MSN: 12653
Year of manufacture:2009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Fiambala, Catamarca province -   Argentina
Phase: Approach
Nature:SU
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: JIAAC
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
Helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances while covering the Dakar Rally. All four on board were injured, but none seriously.

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: JIAAC
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Sources:

http://www.daylife.com/photo/059e02KezV45f
http://www.jiaac.gob.ar/files/eng/index.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20120418032733/http://www.rotorspot.nl:80/lv.htm
http://helihub.com/2010/01/04/04-jan-10-lv-robinson-r44-fiambala-catamarca-province-argentina/
https://lifeandtimesblog.wordpress.com/2010/01/20/dakar-rally/
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2010-01/05/content_12758907.htm
http://www.buenosairesherald.com/BreakingNews/View/21619
http://english.sina.com/world/p/2010/0105/297607.html

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2010 04:51 Anon. Added
14-Jan-2010 11:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Feb-2012 15:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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