Accident Bell UH-1H 055, Tuesday 16 August 2016
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Date:Tuesday 16 August 2016
Time:16:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Uruguaya (FAU)
Registration: 055
MSN: 9494
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Montevideo-Carrasco Int'l Airport (MVD) -   Uruguay
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Montevideo-Carrasco Int'l (MVD/SUMU)
Destination airport:Montevideo-Carrasco Int'l (MVD/SUMU)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Bell UH-1H crashed during a simulated engine out autorotation. Both pilots were fatally injured.
Aircraft had 1100 flying hours. Pilot (33) had 1300 hrs. Student (24).


Revision history:

17-Aug-2016 09:45 Ramon Added
17-Aug-2016 09:58 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
17-Aug-2016 13:59 Geno Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Aug-2016 14:25 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
18-Aug-2016 07:00 junior sjc Updated [Registration, Narrative]
18-Aug-2016 08:20 A.J. Scholten Updated [Cn, Narrative]
18-Aug-2016 16:42 jan Updated [Cn]
15-Nov-2021 16:58 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-Nov-2021 17:01 TB Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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