Date & Time: Jul 6, 2006 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Canadair CL-215
Operator:
Registration:
1112
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1112
Country:
Greece
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The aircraft was taking part to an operation over the Tzia Island. While returning to scooping into the Argosaronic Gulf, the aircraft hit a wave, crashed and sank. Both pilots were rescued by the crew of a Super Puma helicopter while the aircraft was written off.