controlled flight into terrain (CFIT)

Three Soldiers and Two Civilians Die in Colombian Helicopter Accident

Saturday, January 11, 2014
By George Hatcher

On JAN 9 2014, a Sociedad Aeronáutica de Santander (SASA) Bell 206L-3 LongRanger # HK-4462 en route from Puerto Berrío to Anori was north of Anori, Colombia when it suffered controlled flight into terrain, striking a mountain. No one aboard survived the impact. Three soldiers and two civilians died on the 9th when the... »

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