Accident AgustaWestland AW119 Mk II PP-CGO, Tuesday 8 May 2012
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Date:Tuesday 8 May 2012
Time:09:47 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
AgustaWestland AW119 Mk II
Owner/operator:Polícia Civil de Goiá
Registration: PP-CGO
MSN: 14768
Year of manufacture:2010
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Piranhas, Goiás -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Aerial patrol
Departure airport:Santa Genoveva International Airport (SBGO), Goiania
Destination airport:Piranhas
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Helicopter impacted trees and terrain during a forced landing following a loss of engine power in Piranhas, Goias, Brazil. The 2 pilots and 6 passengers were fatally injured. The helicopter was participating in a crime reconstruction exercise.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

09-May-2012 00:10 caiomp Added
09-May-2012 04:39 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
30-Jan-2013 03:01 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Jan-2013 03:06 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
30-Jan-2013 03:09 TB Updated [Cn]
22-Dec-2014 14:34 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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