21-Aug-12 Eurocopter Bo105C Donsol, Philippines

Emergency landing into water 1m deep while on search for light aircraft – one of whose occupants was Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo.   The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) identified the five people on board the helicopter as Navy pilots Lt. Rowene Colita, Lt. Jg. Nelson Alquiza, co-pilot; AD3 (Aviation Machinest-3) Rodrigo Gernale, AD2 Leo Calmante and Danny Pata, photographer of a Manila-based newspaper.

Date
August 21, 2012
Make
Eurocopter
Model
Bo105
Location
Donsol, Sorsogon province
Country
Philippines
CivilMilitary
Military
Operator
Philippine-Navy
Link 1
http://www.manilatimes.net/index.php/news/headlines-mt/29474-navy-aircraft-in-search-and-rescue-operation-crashes-off-sorsogon
Link 2
http://www.bicolmail.com/2012/?p=3300
Link 3
http://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx?articleId=840540&publicationSubCategoryId=63

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