ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138892
Last updated: 24 October 2014
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Date:01-OCT-2011
Time:1:45pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk
Owner/operator:United States Navy
Registration: 167...
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Jefferson City Memorial Airport - KJEF, MO -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Jefferson City Memorial Airport - KJEF
Destination airport:Naval Air Station North Island - KNZY
Narrative:
A Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk got up to about 25-30 feet in the air before coming down on one of the runways Jefferson City Memorial Airport (KJEF), MO. Probably due to a tail rotor malfunction the pilot decided to make an "agressive emergency landing"

One of the three occupants was taken to hospital.

The helicopter only had 20 hours of flight service and was on a delivery flight to Naval Air Station North Island (KNZY), CA

Sources:
http://www.connectmidmissouri.com/news/story.aspx?id=669709
http://www.newstribune.com/news/2011/oct/01/helicopter-crashes-jefferson-city-airport/
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2011/10/01/state/n140403D06.DTL
http://www.moguard.com/10-04-11-missouri-guardsmen-help-navy-air-force-recover-helicopter.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Oct-2011 20:35 RobertMB Added
03-Oct-2011 11:56 138.163.0.42 Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
23-Jan-2013 07:12 helis Updated [Source, Narrative]
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