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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146561
Last updated: 2 March 2020
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Date:29-JUN-2012
Time:00:30
Type:Sikorsky MH-53E Sea Dragon
Owner/operator:HM-14, US Navy
Registration: 164793
C/n / msn: 65-603
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pohang -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Pohang Air Base
Narrative:
A U.S. military helicopter crash- landed on a farm and burned in South Korea's southeastern city of Pohang. Reason - #2 engine overheat resulted in fire.
No injuries.

Sources:

http://www.china.org.cn/world/2012-06/29/content_25769843.htm
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.globaltimes.cn/NEWS/tabid/99/ID/717987/US-helicopter-crash-lands-in-SKorean-city.aspx]
http://pic.joinsmsn.com/photo/article/article.asp?total_id=8619708
http://www.public.navy.mil/navsafecen/Documents/statistics/AvSummaries.pdf
Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jun-2012 03:47 gerard57 Added
29-Jun-2012 03:47 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
02-Jul-2012 00:20 bob Updated [Embed code]
02-Jul-2012 00:21 harro Updated [Destination airport, Source]
05-Sep-2012 09:38 krasatpi Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
14-Jan-2017 10:40 rvargast17 Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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