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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 218458
Last updated: 24 February 2021
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Date:24-NOV-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk
Owner/operator:Afghan National Army (ANA)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 20
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Maruf district, Kandahar province -   Afghanistan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed upon takeoff after a technical malfunction. There are said to be two fatalities and two occupants were injured. According to some reports the helicopter made an emergency landing.
The helicopter was used for transporting troops.

Sources:

http://www.1tvnews.af/en/news/afghanistan/36538-afghan-army-helicopter-crashes-in-kandahar
https://www.tolonews.com/afghanistan/two-killed%C2%A0-kandahar-after-helicopter-makes%C2%A0emergency-landing


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2018 08:07 gerard57 Added
24-Nov-2018 08:33 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Nov-2018 06:22 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
29-Nov-2018 13:47 wardak Updated [Aircraft type]

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