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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 45830
 
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Date:05-JUL-2001
Time:11:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic S76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-76B
Owner/operator:Dae-Woo Shipbuilding Co
Registration: HL9240
MSN: 760341
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near P'ohang -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Gim-Hae Airport
Destination airport:Ok-Po Heliport
Narrative:
Crashed at sea. The aircraft sank after impact but was recovered. Witnesses reported that en route the ceiling and visibility lowered and the flight descended to a lower en route altitude.

Sources:

http://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20030909X01489&key=1&queryId=2ea1ca9d-475c-4a28-a125-77f42ccb6d07


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
12-Jun-2010 12:04 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Narrative]
21-Feb-2013 06:46 TB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2015 12:35 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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