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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70653
Last updated: 7 December 2021
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Date:28-JUL-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-54A Tarhe (S-64A)
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 68-18452
MSN: 64-054
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 1 mi from Rossheim -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Karlsruhe
Narrative:
Caught fire in flight and crashed in a corn field after loss of tail rotor authority due to link failure.

Sources:

http://www.armyaircrews.com/other.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Dec-2009 11:10 TB Added
26-Dec-2009 07:33 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Country, Narrative]
28-Dec-2009 07:53 TB Updated [Source]
19-Mar-2011 05:23 TB Updated [Operator, Country, Source]
26-Mar-2013 16:54 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Phase]
04-Aug-2014 12:32 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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