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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56769
Last updated: 19 October 2021
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Date:22-SEP-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ALO2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SE 3130 Alouette II
Owner/operator:Belgische Landmacht
Registration: A02
MSN: 1304/135C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Tanganyika, off Burundi -   Burundi
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
crashed into Lake Tanganyika, Belgian Congo in bad weather; 2 injured soldiers on external stretchers killed, pilot and passenger swam to shore and escaped uninjured; wrong QNH setting during navigation flight at night.

Sources:

http://www.ailes-militaires-belges.be/index.php?lang=frindex.php?lang=fr/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=186&Itemid=470
http://www.alouettelama.com/msn/a2-1301/A2-1304.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2019 16:36 cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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