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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238528
Last updated: 17 August 2020
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Date:23-JUL-2020
Time:19:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1D Iroquois
Owner/operator:Philippine Air Force
Registration: 8308
C/n / msn: 8308
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cauayan Air Base (CYZ/RPUY) -   Philippines
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Cauayan Airport (CYZ/RPUY)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Bell UH-1D Iroquis impacted the terrain during a takeoff attempt from Cauayan Air Base (CYZ/RPUY), Cauayan City, Isabela.
The helicopter was destroyed by the impact sequence and two of the five occupants onboard were fatally injured. Two of the remaining three occupants onboard the aircraft are reported missing and one received unspecified injuries. According to final reports there are four fatalities.

ex 71+88 German Army

Sources:

https://www.cnnphilippines.com/regional/2020/7/23/helicopter-crash-isabela-military.html
https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1311186/2-dead-in-paf-helicopter-crash-in-isabela

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/27544_1491229891.jpg (photo)



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jul-2020 17:00 Geno Added
23-Jul-2020 17:04 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
23-Jul-2020 17:52 RobertMB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jul-2020 06:14 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
24-Jul-2020 11:59 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport]
24-Jul-2020 12:00 TB Updated [Narrative]
24-Jul-2020 12:15 A.J.Scholten Updated [Source]
26-Jul-2020 02:57 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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