ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121282
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:24-OCT-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur (Sea Stallion)
Owner/operator:Heyl Ha'Avir (Israeli Air Force)
Registration: 949
C/n / msn: 65-345
Fatalities:Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: -   Egypt
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Egyptian AAA or SAM. Crew (Meiron Granot, Offer Ayali) and 12 wounded soldiers killed.

Sources:
1. http://mysite.ncnetwork.net/res12e522/IAFinventory.html#helicopters


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