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Last updated: 10 December 2016
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Date:99-MAR-1997
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PUMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 330J Puma
Owner/operator:TNI-AU SkU8 (Indonesian Air Force)
Registration: H-3304
C/n / msn: 1565
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Banda Aceh, -   Indonesia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Banda Aceh, Indonesua
Narrative:
Damaged in heavy landing at Banda Aceh, Indonesia. According to a rough translation of the official Indonesian source:
"In 1992. arrived two aircraft SA-332 Super Puma with registration numbers H-3321 and H-3322 were submitted to the Squadron 17 of the TNI-AU as VIP to support the VVIP flights president and vice president. Thus the number of helicopters used for flights VIP and VVIP at this time as many as four, two air SA-330 Puma with numbers registered as H-3304 and H-3306, two aircraft types SA-332 Super Puma with numbers registration H-3321 and H-3322.

In addition to flight tasks to serve VVIP support the President / Vice President is also to serve the flights if there were visits from heads of state friends or guests state level as the head of state.

After the accident to the aircraft SA-330 Puma H-3304 when carrying out VVIP flights in Banda Aceh, then by letter of request Kadisaero number: B/314-04/22/25/Disaeroau dated 7 November 1997, the aircraft H-3306 was put back into the power of the air Squadron 8 and remains as a personnel transport aircraft VIP/VVIP"

Sources:
1. http//: www.scramble.nl
2. http://skadron-uadara-8.blogspot.co.uk/2012_01_01_archive.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Mar-2010 11:28 TB Added
09-Dec-2016 21:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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