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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56263
Last updated: 20 April 2018
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Kaman SH-2F Seasprite
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 150167
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Indian Ocean -   Indian Ocean
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Aircraft on routine patrol deployed on USS Fahrion. Fuel system transfer failed and main sump ran dry. Crew auto-rotated aircraft to safe water landing. All egressed safely. Transfer switch failed. Crew missed failure on fuel checks.


Flight International 16 May 1987

Revision history:

10-Jan-2009 02:52 harro Updated
26-Jun-2016 13:16 cdheiser@carolina.rr Updated [Phase, Narrative]
26-Jun-2016 13:17 cdheiser@carolina.rr Updated [Narrative]

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