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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4785
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Date:04-APR-1978
Time:23:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 212
Owner/operator:Air Logistics
Registration: N140AL
C/n / msn: 30683
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Galveston, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
co-pilot stated aircraft appeared higher than 200ftindicated on alt while vsi read approx 1000ft/min. Crashed trying to land on ship Glomar Java Sea.

Sources:

NTSB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
03-Jun-2014 08:33 TB Updated [Location, Phase, Narrative]

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