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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269809
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic GAZL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 341G Gazelle
Owner/operator:Wagner Group
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Oubangui River -   Central African Republic
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Roux
Destination airport:
A helicopter, reportedly operated by a Russian 'private military company', crashed in the Oubangui river shortly after take off. All occupants were rescued by fishermen. Two were seriously injured. The helicopter sank in the river.



Revision history:

23-Nov-2021 12:33 gerard57 Added
23-Nov-2021 12:34 gerard57 Updated [Source]
23-Nov-2021 12:39 gerard57 Updated [Time, Source]
23-Nov-2021 13:41 gerard57 Updated [Source]
23-Nov-2021 16:35 gerard57 Updated [Source]
23-Nov-2021 23:05 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Nov-2021 12:39 plcedi Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Embed code]

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