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Last updated: 30 November 2021
Date:Tuesday 13 October 2009
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C-12C Huron (A200 Super King Air)
Operator:United States Army
Registration: 78-23135
MSN: BC-71
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Nuristan Province (   Afghanistan)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Bagram Air Base (OAI/OAIX), Afghanistan
Destination airport:Bagram Air Base (OAI/OAIX), Afghanistan
The aircraft went missing while on a reconnaissance flight over the Taliban activity area. The wreckage was not located until the 17th of October, and the recovery operation was not completed until about the 27th.

» Pajhwok Afghan News


photo of Beechcraft-C-12C-Huron-78-23135
accident date: 13-10-2009
type: Beechcraft C-12C Huron (A200 Super King Air)
registration: 78-23135


This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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