ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89952
Last updated: 16 April 2014
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Date:04-OCT-2008
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky HH-60H Seahawk
Owner/operator:USN Reserve / HSC-84
Registration: 163797
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Combat Outpost Ford in Adhamiyah, N Baghdad -   Iraq
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Seahawk helicopter impacted the another one while landing. The crew was using night goggles. Involved were 163791 (repaired and flown again in July 2009) and 163797 (repaired and flown again in January 2011).

Sources:
http://news.sky.com/skynews/Home/Iraq-Blackhawk-Helicopters-Crash-In-Northern-Baghdad-US-Says/Article/200810115113432?lpos=Home_Carousel_Region_3&lid=ARTICLE_15113432_Iraq%3A_Blackhawk_Helicopters_Crash_In_Northern_Baghdad%2C_US_Says
Scramble 381
- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Feb-2011 07:53 harro Added
09-Feb-2011 07:55 harro Updated [Damage, Narrative]
24-Aug-2013 19:30 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
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