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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 84843
Last updated: 18 November 2017
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Date:27-AUG-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell HTL-4 Sioux
Owner/operator:VMO-6, 1st MAW, USMC
Registration: 128625
C/n / msn: 196
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ku-Dong -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Ku-Dong, North Korea
Narrative:
Attached to 1st MAW: crashed in high winds while making approach to Ku-Dong, North Korea. Engine failure, partial auto-rotational landing, total loss. Both crew uninjured

Sources:

1. U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and MATS Aircraft Lost During the Korean War By Douglas E. Campbell
2, http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/korwald_info_3458.htm
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries14.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jul-2013 02:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Country, Phase, Source]
25-Feb-2015 15:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
25-Feb-2015 20:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Country, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Feb-2015 00:45 angels one five Updated [Operator]

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