ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138822
Last updated: 2 April 2015
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Narrative:Crashed in the Trusan River Valley, near Long Merarap, Sarawak, Borneo, after cable failure and subsequent loss of yaw control.
|Type:||Bristol Belvedere HC1|
|Owner/operator:||Royal Air Force (RAF)|
|C/n / msn:|| 13364|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Long Merarap, Sarawak -
|Phase:|| En route|
This accident was a catalyst for a temporary grounding of the Belvedere fleet for 2 months while investigations were carried out.
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