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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138880
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Time:08:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Philippine Air Force (PAF)
Registration: 606
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Patikul township, Sulu province -   Philippines
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Camp Baladad
The Philippine military says three air force personnel were killed when a Bell UH-1H Huey helicopter carrying supplies to troops fighting militants on a southern island crashed after its engine lost power.
The helicopter lost engine power as it approached military Camp Baladad and attempted a precautionary landing but crashed into Mount Sinumaan, Patikul township, Sulu province, on Jolo island.
The helicopter hit the ground hard and rolled down a hill. Three crew members were killed and the fourth was injured.


Revision history:

01-Oct-2011 01:25 gerard57 Added
01-Oct-2011 02:30 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities]
01-Oct-2011 02:50 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Oct-2011 11:38 harro Updated [Time, Narrative]
01-Oct-2011 19:58 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Source]
14-Jun-2018 06:51 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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