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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206669
Last updated: 18 September 2020
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Date:21-FEB-2018
Time:
Type:Bell UH-1Y Venom
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps
Registration:
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Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
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Destination airport:
Narrative:
A sailor succumbed to his injuries on Saturday 24th Feb after being struck by the tail rotor of a Bell UH-1Y Venom helicopter at MCB Camp Pendleton in the evening of Weds 21st Feb.

The sailor was assigned to the 3rd Marine aircraft wing

Sources:

https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Sailor-Injured-by-Helicopter-Rotor-Blade-in-Critical-Condition-USMC-475005513.html


Revision history:

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25-Feb-2018 08:33 streetf117 Added

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