24-Aug-14 HU.15-90 Airbus Bo105CBS-4 Marana, Spain (3F)

Blades struck mountain side during rescue operation of a climber, causing helicopter to crash.  All three on board killed, named as

  • Captain Emilio Pérez Peláez
  • Lieutenient Marcos Antonio Benito Rodríguez
  • José Martínez Conejo (Mountain specialist)

The helicopter is officially serialled HU.15-90.  It also carried the Guardia Civil code 09-118

See also Guardia Civil tribute video on YouTube

Date
August 24, 2014
Reg
HU.15-90
Make
Eurocopter
Model
Bo105
MSN
S-788
Location
Maraña
Country
Spain
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
3
Link 1
https://translate.google.com/translate?sl=es&tl=en&js=y&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.diariodeburgos.es%2Fnoticia%2FZ492CDADE-C8AC-A932-E22D36FD6A4B044E%2F20140824%2Ffallecen%2Ftres%2Fguardias%2Fciviles%2Faccidente%2Fhelicoptero%2Fmara%C3%B1a%2Fleon&edit-text=
Link 2
http://www.guardiacivil.es/en/prensa/noticias/5030.html
Link 3
https://translate.google.com/translate?sl=es&tl=en&js=y&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fdesnivel.com%2Falpinismo%2Ftres-miembros-de-los-greim-fallecen-al-estrellarse-el-helicoptero-en-un-rescate-en-leon&edit-text=

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