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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233547
 
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Date:22-AUG-2012
Time:
Type:Sikorsky MH-53E Sea Dragon
Owner/operator:United States Navy HM-15 Det.2
Registration: 163052
MSN: 65-541
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bahrain International Airport -   Bahrain
Phase:
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:BAH / OBBI
Destination airport:
Narrative:
US Naval Forces Central Command reported that a HM-15 Sea Dragon made a hard landing damaging the aircraft tail section following an engine malfunction at Bahrain IAP. No one on board was injured. The Naval Safety Center recorded it as a Class "A" mishap. Scramble reports that 163052 / "TB-00" was written-off.

Sources:

https://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=69152
Airforces Monthly (November 2012) & Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Mar-2020 06:59 StokieSteve Added
04-Mar-2020 06:59 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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