Mir Aero Eurocopter Crashes in Romania, 5 of 6 are Fatalities

Tuesday, July 30, 2013
By George Hatcher

On July 29. 2013, a Mir Aero Eurocopter EC 130 (AS 350 B4) with 6 aboard was en route.

It crashed in Taureni Lake, Mures County, Romania. Four bodies were found initially; the fifth, Sorin Terbea was found by divers. Sorin Terbea is a wealthy businessman. The woman, Terbea’s company’s marketing director who was engaged to Terbea was rescued by witnesses at the lake. She is reported to be the only survivor. Two German citizens and their child were also aboard.

The Romanian Police forensic team was sent to Mures to coordinate investigation launched after the tragedy.

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