On March 19, 2011, at 12:35 UTC, a Bell 407 helicopter crashed near the town of Villastar, Teruel - Spain. The helicopter crashed while transporting a fire brigade to extinguish a blaze in the eastern part of Spain about 400 kilometers from Madrid. The pilot, along with 5 passengers, were killed. The other occupant was seriously injured.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Spain. Further information pertaining to this incident may be obtained from:

Comisión de Investigación de Accidentes
e Incidentes de Aviación Civil
Ministerio de Fomento
C\Fruela, 6 — 1ª planta
28011 Madrid

Tel.: (34) 91 597 89 60
E-mail: ciaiac@fomento.es
Fax: (34) 91 463 55 35
Telex: 27702 CIAIR E
Website: http://www.ciaiac.es

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information obtained for, or released by, the Government of Spain.

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