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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 301402
 
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Date:23-NOV-2022
Time:c. 5:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk
Owner/operator:US Navy (USN)
Registration: 166548
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near San Diego-Brown Field Municipal Airport (SDM/KSDM), CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:San Diego-Brown Field Municipal Airport, CA (SDM/KSDM)
Destination airport:San Diego-Brown Field Municipal Airport, CA (SDM/KSDM)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Navy MH-60R and a firefighting Sikorsky UH-60A Black Hawk collided near San Diego-Brown Field Municipal Airport (SDM/KSDM), California.
Both helicopters landed safely. There were no injuries.

The helicopter is assigned to Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 41 at Naval Air Station North Island. It was conducting night training when the collision occurred.

Sources:

https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/two-helicopters-collide-mid-air-near-brown-field-in-otay-mesa/3105843/
https://fireaviation.com/2022/11/23/navy-helicopter-collides-with-firefighting-helicopter-both-land-safely/

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/9909037 (photo)

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2022 13:46 Captain Adam Added
24-Nov-2022 13:57 harro Updated
24-Nov-2022 16:44 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Narrative]
24-Nov-2022 16:46 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code]
25-Nov-2022 08:23 nhofmann54 Updated [Registration, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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