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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88957
 
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Date:15-MAR-1996
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic LYNX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Lynx HAS4(FN)
Owner/operator:Aéronavale
Registration: 809
MSN: WA280
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Red Sea -   Djibouti
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Frigate Montcalm (D642)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into the Red Sea off Djibouti.

Sources:

https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1997/1997
http://www.ffaa.net/helicopters/lynx/lynx_fr.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jan-2011 04:56 TB Added
20-Mar-2011 15:35 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
02-Sep-2011 00:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [[Total fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]]
02-Sep-2011 01:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
29-Mar-2012 08:06 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
29-Mar-2012 11:08 TB Updated [Cn, Departure airport, Source]
03-Nov-2015 21:27 TB Updated [Operator, Source]

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