20-Oct-21 PR-ITT Robinson R66 Ponta Porã, Brazil (2F)

Brazilian airport authority Infraero refers to the flight as “illegal”. Helicopter was carrying 246kg of cocaine, crashed and burned out in an open field, killing both occupants, named here as Matheus Henrique dos Santos Venancio (aged 20) and Pedro Augusto Boim (aged 24).  Image issued by Police

Helicopter crashes in MS and two people die - (credit: Civil Police Disclosure)

Date:
20 October, 2021
Reg:
PT-ITT
Make:
Robinson
Model:
R66
MSN:
0258
Location:
Ponta Porã, Mato Grosso do Sul - close to border with Paraguay
Country:
Brazil
Civil / Military:
Civil
Fatalities:
2
Link:
https://noticias.r7.com/helicoptero-cai-e-duas-pessoas-morrem-em-ponta-pora-ms-20102021
Link:
https://www.correiobraziliense.com.br/brasil/2021/10/4956725-helicoptero-que-transportava-cocaina-cai-em-ms-dois-passageiros-morrem.html
Link:
https://g1.globo.com/ms/mato-grosso-do-sul/noticia/2021/10/20/duas-pessoas-morrem-carbonizadas-apos-helicoptero-cair-na-fronteira-do-brasil-com-paraguai.ghtml

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