ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73265
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Narrative:Mid-air collision with KAF-541 AS332B Super Puma (cn2117) during airshow. The collision occured with the main rotors while flying formation. 541 plunged into Kuwait Bay, while 552 lost its tailboom and main rotor, disintegrated and crashed finally against a building & caught fire (video). There were no survivers.
|Type:||Aérospatiale SA 330L Puma|
|Owner/operator:||Kuwait Air Force|
|C/n / msn:|| 1276|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||over Kuwait City -
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
3. Flight International 6-12 April 1994
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||Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source]|
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