Incident Eurocopter AS350B3 Ecureuil I-EGIO, Monday 21 August 2023
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Date:Monday 21 August 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter AS350B3 Ecureuil
Registration: I-EGIO
MSN: 4464
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Petrara di Cittanova (RC) -   Italy
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Eurocopter AS350B3 Ecureuil was destroyed by fire, while parked in an area made available by the Municipality of Cittanova. The aircraft was intended for firefighting operations.

The fire also involved a landfill in Cittanova, adjacent to the place where the helicopter was located. The origin of the fire is unclear.


Revision history:

22-Aug-2023 15:54 dgualdo Added
22-Aug-2023 15:56 harro Updated
25-Aug-2023 11:55 Anon. Updated
25-Aug-2023 17:26 dgualdo Updated

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