08-May-14 TU-HAA Eurocopter AS365N Takoradi, Ghana (4F)

Offshore rig support helicopter operated by Volta River Aviation, working for Lukoil.  8 POB.  Four deceased (one named as Samuel Sambo and another as Walter Agbetimevor), and four rescued.  Helicopter appears to have broken up, given image in this story.  Helicopter was en route from Takoradi to the Jack Ryan drillship.  Registration confirmed as TU-HAA in this article and MSN confirmed from French accident data

Date
May 8, 2014
Reg
TU-HAA
Make
Eurocopter
Model
AS365
MSN
6220
Location
20 miles off Takoradi
Country
Ghana
CivilMilitary
Civil
Fatal
4
Operator
Volta-River-Aviation
Link 1
http://news.peacefmonline.com/pages/news/201405/198863.php
Link 2
http://ca.reuters.com/article/topNews/idCABREA470XH20140508
Link 3
http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/artikel.php?ID=308877

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