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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121410
Last updated: 19 November 2017
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Date:29-MAR-2011
Time:7:40 p.m LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallion
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration: 157732
C/n / msn: 65-308
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 miles offshore from Kanehoe Marine Corps Base Hawaii -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kaneohe Marine Corps Base Hawaii
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A military CH-53D helicopter from Kaneohe Marine Corps Base Hawaii has crashed in the ocean inside Kaneohe Bay, according to the Coast Guard. The helicopter was from Marine squadron HMH 363.
The helicopter, which has four people on board, when down shortly after takeoff at about 7:40 p.m.
Paramedics took the crew to Queen's Medical Center for treatment. One of the patients was in "extremely critical condition" and died in hospital of his injuries
3 of the crew are hurt and damage to the helicopter is unknown.

Sources:

http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/Global/story.asp?S=14346761
http://www.kitv.com/news/27366963/detail.html
http://edition.cnn.com/2011/US/03/30/hawaii.marine.accident/?hpt=T2
Scramble 385


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Mar-2011 03:46 gerard57 Added
30-Mar-2011 05:34 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 05:48 rvargast17 Updated [Date]
30-Mar-2011 07:33 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Damage, Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 09:04 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 11:47 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 14:04 64.203.23.58 Updated [Narrative]
30-Mar-2011 15:17 57.74.194.185 Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2011 14:44 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Narrative]
12-Jun-2011 13:01 87.211.83.33 Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
17-Jun-2011 14:17 RW-018 Updated [Damage]
12-Sep-2014 18:46 138.163.240.41 Updated [Phase, Narrative]

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