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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176433
Last updated: 24 November 2020
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Date:16-MAY-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-61N
Owner/operator:AAR Company
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:20 km southeast of the Diori Hamani International Airport -   Niger
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter made a hard landing and was substantially damaged. The six American civilians on board were unharmed.

Sources:

https://en.starafrica.com/news/us-civilian-chopper-forced-to-land-in-niger.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-May-2015 13:34 gerard57 Added
21-Dec-2015 13:13 Aerossurance Updated [Nature]

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