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Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky UH-60A+ Black Hawk
Owner/operator:US Army opf Multinational Force and Observers
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tiran Island, near Sharm el-Sheikh -   Egypt
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A UH-60A+ Black Hawk helicopter crashed in the Sinai desert in Egypt, resulting in 8 fatalities (6 Americans, a French national and a Czech citizen). The helicopter belonged to 1st United States Air Support Battalion (USASB) Det.1 Aviation Company (Det.1/AvCo) based at Sharm El Sheikh.
According to MFO one occupant survived the crash.


Revision history:

12-Nov-2020 12:56 gerard57 Added
12-Nov-2020 14:08 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 14:10 Aerossurance Updated [Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 14:12 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
12-Nov-2020 14:19 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 15:07 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 15:37 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 15:56 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
12-Nov-2020 16:17 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 17:25 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 17:25 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants]

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